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Incompetent cervix

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Description of Incompetent cervix

Incompetent cervix: Premature dilation or opening of the cervix during pregnancy.

Incompetent cervix: (obstetrics) uterine cervix that becomes dilated before term and without labor often resulting in miscarriage or premature birth.
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Hierarchical classifications of Incompetent cervix

The following list attempts to classify Incompetent cervix into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • cervix,cervix uteri,uterine cervix
  • opening,orifice,porta
  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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