recurrent pregnancy loss


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recurrent pregnancy loss

Abbreviation: RPL
Three or more consecutive miscarriages that occur before the 20th week of gestation.
See also: loss
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Effect of uterine artery blood flow on recurrent pregnancy loss. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol.
Many women with recurrent pregnancy loss will eventually have a live birth, but increasing numbers of miscarriages do predict a poorer overall chance of success, as does increasing age.
Progesterone and recurrent pregnancy loss: Immunologic effects
Ramachandra, A.Laksmi et al (2008) observed the hypothyroidism in 4.29% cases as cause of recurrent pregnancy loss. Thus they concluded that hypothyroidism had statistically significant relation-ship with recurrent pregnancy loss in first trimester and diagnosis of hypothyroidism could help couples with recurrent pregnancy loss to have a successful outcome in subsequent pregnancies.
The data collected will support the partnership's future research and development in recurrent pregnancy loss, preterm birth as well as inflammatory bowel disease.
Researchers also reported that higher ACE scores increased the likelihood of recurrent pregnancy loss, but did not increase the chance of premature birth or having a low-birthweight baby.
Recurrent pregnancy loss as an indicator for increased risk of birth defects: a population-based case-control study.
The serum VEGF levels in the study group comprising of the recurrent pregnancy loss and the control group comprising of normal pregnant females are shown below in Table 1 and Graph 1.
Prothrombin G20210A mutation is associated with recurrent pregnancy loss: a systematic review and metaanalysis update.
ReproSouce, based in Woburn, Mass., offers diagnostic services specifically pertaining to fertility, including genetic-based ovarian health and recurrent pregnancy loss assessments.
Some important ones include Pre-Eclampsia, Intrauterine Growth Retardation, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Deep Vein Thrombosis.
Investigation on estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphisms in Iranian women with recurrent pregnancy loss. Iran J Reprod Med 2014;12:395-400.

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