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see abortionabortion,
expulsion of the products of conception before the embryo or fetus is viable. Any interruption of human pregnancy prior to the 28th week is known as abortion. The term spontaneous abortion, or miscarriage, is used to signify delivery of a nonviable embryo or fetus due
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What does it mean when you dream about a miscarriage?

Expectant parents often have dreams about miscarriages. This is almost always a symbol of their anxiety about the baby rather than a prediction that the baby will be miscarried. Miscarriages are also potent symbols of projects or business deals that have gone wrong. (Also see Baby, Embryo, Pregnant).




1. Med spontaneous expulsion of a fetus from the womb, esp prior to the 20th week of pregnancy
2. Brit the failure of freight to reach its destination
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So it is advisable that in a patient of threatened abortion, when the FHR is < 120/minute, a 1-2 week followup by ultrasound should be obtained.
Patients with first trimester threatened abortion are at increased risk of pregnancy loss when FHR is < 120/minute.
Low serum progesterone levels may be the leading cause of threatened abortion and progesterone supplements are the conventional treatment for threatened abortion.
In addition to that the dydrogesterone can play the role of supplementing progesterone in the treatment of threatened abortion and fetal protection.
Effect of progesterone treatment due to threatened abortion in early pregnancy for obstetric and perinatal outcomes.
86 cases clinically diagnosed as threatened abortion, only 50 cases continued as live pregnancy.
Correlation between hormonal levels and ultrasound in patients with threatened abortion.
Sonar diagnosed 16 cases as incomplete abortion, 3 cases as threatened abortion.
1) Patients referred for first trimester evaluation often have vaginal bleeding, which raises the suspicion of an ectopic pregnancy or a threatened abortion.