Abortion | Abortion Process

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Abortion | Abortion Process  

Definition:

Abortion is the termination of pregnancy before the period of viability which is considered to occur at 28th week. The term miscarriage which is commonly used is synonymous with abortion.

Abortion is the removal of a fetus from the uterus before it is mature enough to live on its own; it is the act of a medical procedure that ends a human life.

Incidence of abortion

Causes of abortion

Abortion process

Types of abortion

Medical termination of pregnancy (MTP)