The expulsion of a fetus from the womb before it is able to survive independently, esp. spontaneously or as the result of accident
his wife had a miscarriage
some pregnancies result in miscarriage
An unsuccessful outcome of something planned
the miscarriage of the project
failure of a plan
spontaneous abortion: a natural loss of the products of conception
Miscarriage or spontaneous abortion is the spontaneous end of a pregnancy at a stage where the embryo or fetus is incapable of surviving, generally defined in humans at prior to 24 weeks of gestation. Miscarriage is the most common complication of early pregnancy.
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A failure; a mistake or error. [from 16th c.]; The spontaneous natural termination of a pregnancy; the fatal expulsion of a foetus from the womb before term. [from 17th c.]
Spontaneous loss of a viable embryo or fetus in the womb.
spontaneous termination of a pregnancy before the fetus has developed enough to survive outside the uterus.
Premature expulsion of a fetus from the uterus before 20 weeks. Also called spontaneous abortion. Neural tube defect: Any of several congenital defects of the brain and spinal cord caused by the incomplete closing of the neural tube.
Loss of a baby before the twentieth week of pregnancy.
Spontaneous complete loss of a pregnancy before 24 weeks.
Spontaneous ending of the pregnancy prior to 24 weeks' gestation.
an unplanned loss of a pregnancy. Also called a spontaneous abortion.
When a fetus leaves the uterus before the fifth month of pregnancy.
an inability to carry the pregnancy to term
(MIS-kair-ij) — When a baby dies in the womb before 20 weeks of pregnancy.
means that a woman was pregnant but that the pregnancy ended early. Usually this occurs before three months of pregnancy because the fetus had an abnormality.
Interruption of pregnancy prior to the 7th month. Usually used to refer to an expulsion of the fetus which starts without being induced by medical intervention. Approximately 25% of all pregnancies end in a miscarriage. ...
The loss of an embryo or fetus during pregnancy
the unintended death of a fetus of under 24 weeks gestation
Passage of a nonliving embryo during early stage of pregnancy.
a bad ride. "Ma went to the city with a friend to shop, and the cab driver got lost for a half hour. She says it was the worst miscarriage of her life."
The delivery of (or the process of delivering) a conceptus before there is a viable fetus. See also threatened miscarriage, inevitable miscarriage, incomplete miscarriage, complete miscarriage, menstrual miscarriage, subclinical miscarriage, missed abortion and recurrent miscarriages.
The involuntary expulsion of a fetus before the 24th week. After that, the loss of a pregnancy is called a stillbirth.
Loss of pregnancy from the womb before it is viable (capable of surviving independently outside the womb). Doctors usually use the term abortion instead of miscarriage. ...