[Causes of stillbirths according to the period of pregnancy].
- Published Article
Akusherstvo i ginekologii︠a︡
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2014
The incidence of stillbirths is higher in preterm than term born fetuses. The causes of antenatal death in preterm is mainly abruption of placenta and preeclampsia, whereas in term - pathology of the umbilical cord. In premature stillborn intrauterine growth retardation is more common in comparison with those on term. Unexplained antenatal fetal death is more common in preterm fetuses.
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