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Diseases » Miscarriage » Summary
 

What is Miscarriage?

What is Miscarriage?

  • Miscarriage: Loss of fetus without human interference.
  • Miscarriage: the natural premature expulsion from the uterus of the products of conception, the embryo, or non-viable fetus.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Miscarriage: a natural loss of the products of conception.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Miscarriage: Introduction

Types of Miscarriage:

Broader types of Miscarriage:

How serious is Miscarriage?

Complications of Miscarriage: see complications of Miscarriage

What causes Miscarriage?

Causes of Miscarriage: see causes of Miscarriage
Cause of Miscarriage: May be caused by a fetal defect, problem with uterine environment, or some fever or infection.
Risk factors for Miscarriage: see risk factors for Miscarriage

What are the symptoms of Miscarriage?

Symptoms of Miscarriage: see symptoms of Miscarriage

Complications of Miscarriage: see complications of Miscarriage

Miscarriage: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Miscarriage.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Miscarriage.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Miscarriage: Obstetrician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Miscarriage.
Treatments for Miscarriage: see treatments for Miscarriage
Research for Miscarriage: see research for Miscarriage

Society issues for Miscarriage


Hospitalization statistics for Miscarriage: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Miscarriage:

  • 0.34% (43,671) of hospital consultant episodes were for spontaneous abortion in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 98% of hospital consultant episodes for spontaneous abortion required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 100% of hospital consultant episodes for spontaneous abortion were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 77% of hospital consultant episodes for spontaneous abortion required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Miscarriage:

Organs and body systems related to Miscarriage include:

Name and Aliases of Miscarriage

Main name of condition: Miscarriage

Other names or spellings for Miscarriage:

spontaneous abortion

Abortion, missed, Embryo loss, Recurrent abortion, Spontaneous abortion Source - Diseases Database

Spontaneous abortion, Stillbirth
Source - WordNet 2.1

Miscarriage: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Miscarriage:

 

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