gestation

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pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus eccyesis , ectopic gestation , ectopic pregnancy , extrauterine gestation , extrauterine pregnancy , metacyesis
pregnancy resulting from normal gestation in the uterus entopic pregnancy
time period extending from the first day of the last menstrual period through 12 weeks of gestation first trimester
end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent full term , term
fine downy hair covering a human fetus; normally shed during the ninth month of gestation lanugo
birth of a living fetus (regardless of the length of gestation) live birth
middle of the gestation period midterm
infant born after 42 weeks of gestation; usually shows signs of placental insufficiency postmature infant
infant that is born prior to 37 weeks of gestation preemie , premature baby , premature infant , premie , preterm baby , preterm infant
labor beginning prior to the 37th week of gestation premature labor , premature labour
time period extending from the 13th to the 27th week of gestation second trimester
method of induced abortion; prior to the 14th week of gestation the embryo and placenta are removed by applying suction to the dilated cervix suction curettage , vacuum aspiration
time period extending from the 28th week of gestation until delivery third trimester
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