Pre-term labor

Dr Henry Knipe and Radswiki et al.

Pre-term labor refers to spontaneous delivery of the fetus prior to 37 weeks of gestation. This is regardless of estimated fetal weight.

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rID: 15510
System: Obstetrics
Tag: stub, cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pre-term birth
  • Preterm labour
  • Preterm birth

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