Updated and revised nomenclature for description of early pregnancy events.

@article{Farquharson2005UpdatedAR,
  title={Updated and revised nomenclature for description of early pregnancy events.},
  author={R. Farquharson and E. Jauniaux and N. Exalto},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 11},
  pages={
          3008-11
        }
}
The nomenclature used to describe clinical events in early pregnancy has been criticized for lack of clarity and promoting confusion. There is no agreed glossary of terms or consensus regarding important gestational milestones. In particular there are old and poorly descriptive terms such as 'missed abortion' and 'blighted ovum', which have persisted since their introduction many years ago (Robinson, 1975) and have not undergone revision despite the widespread application of ultrasound for… Expand
197 Citations
Early pregnancy failure: a review
  • 6
Early Pregnancy Losses: Review of Nomenclature, Histopathology, and Possible Etiologies
  • 10
Early pregnancy - models of healthcare
  • 2
  • PDF
Deaths in early pregnancy. The eight report of the confidential enquiries into maternal deaths in the United Kingdom
  • 4
Early Normal and Abnormal Pregnancy
  • 3
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 26 REFERENCES
Types of pregnancy loss in recurrent miscarriage: implications for research and clinical practice.
  • 75
Recurrent miscarriage I: definition and epidemiology
  • 433
THE DIAGNOSIS OF EARLY PREGNANCY FAILURE BY SONAR
  • H. Robinson
  • Medicine
  • British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology
  • 1975
  • 104
A longitudinal study of pregnancy outcome following idiopathic recurrent miscarriage.
  • 307
  • PDF
Prenatal ages and stages-measures and errors.
  • 41
Ectopic pregnancy deaths: what should we be doing?
  • 11
  • Highly Influential
The antiphospholipid syndrome
  • E. Harris
  • Medicine
  • Clinical reviews in allergy & immunology
  • 1995
  • 1,254
Missed abortion versus delayed miscarriage
  • D. Hutchon
  • Medicine
  • British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology
  • 1997
  • 8
...
1
2
3
...