Variation in the incidence of congenital malformations in spontaneous abortions, stillbirths and artificially interrupted pregnancies

The study describes the nation wide rate of stillbirths and the incidence of mal-development in a series of spontaneous and induced abortions in Great Britain. Special reference is made to CNS malformations. Comparative study of these various types of births revealed that the incidence of maldevelopment is higher in induced abortion and in spontaneous… CONTINUE READING