previable


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previable

(prē″ vī′ ā-bĭl)
Pert. to a fetus not sufficiently mature to survive outside the uterus.

previable

before the time at which the fetus is capable of maintaining a separate existence.

previable period
the period of fetal life just prior to the time at which the fetus is capable of being viable.
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Roe aside, however, those precedents do not speak to whether the woman's liberty interest outweighs the state's interest in protecting the previable fetus.
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The view that the fetus has rights, such as an unconditional "right" to life, does not consider the fact that there are irreconcilable differences among and within the major religions of the world - and among cultures, philosophers, and other authoritative sources - on the status of a previable fetus and on fetal rights.
NCBC ethicists have argued that the principle applies legitimately in the case of a 16-week previable pregnancy where there is severe infection of the chorionic and amniotic membranes that imminently threatens the life of the fetus and mother.
1993) ("While a previable fetus may not be a person for purposes of due process comparison with other fundamental rights, we see no impediment to the Legislature's enlargement of the crime of 'murder' to include feticide.
77) The fetus was unquestionably previable, (78) and the defendant was aware of the woman's pregnancy.
Put aside that the use of the word "recommendations" is an egregious distortion of what we wrote, and that two of us (Chervenak and McCullough) have consistently argued against directive counseling for the management of previable pregnancies complicated by fetal anomalies.
recognition that those performed on previable fetuses were
This means that renewed efforts will need to be directed toward identifying and establishing legitimate processes to evaluate the ethical issues created by maternal and fetal vulnerabilities, especially at previable gestational ages, even if there are positive results from surgical trials.
As long as the fetus is previable, justification for a woman's right to an abortion rests simply on whether she chooses to have one or not .