Anomalies associated with failed methotrexate and misoprostol termination.

  title={Anomalies associated with failed methotrexate and misoprostol termination.},
  author={Nicole T Yedlinsky and Frank Morgan Williams College Frank. Morgan and Paul W. Whitecar},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={105 5 Pt 2},
BACKGROUND Methotrexate and misoprostol are frequently used in combination for medical termination of pregnancy. Despite their frequent use, published information about low-dose exposures to these known teratogens is sparse and neonatal follow-up data are limited. We present neonatal outcomes in three infants from two different women who had failed medical terminations with methotrexate and misoprostol. CASES A young gravida 1, para 0, presented with intrauterine pregnancy complicated by… CONTINUE READING