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reduction

in the Scots law of civil remedies, the remedy to have a writing annulled. In lower courts it can only be done OPE EXCEPTIONIS, by way of defence.
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Perinatal Outcome With and Without Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction Nonreduced Reduced to Nonreduced Twins (n=54) Twins (n=19) Triplets (n=21) Gestational age at initiation of terbutaline 26.
The multifetal pregnancy reduction procedure is effective in achieving its goal.
94), is on "Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction and Selective Fetal Termination.
Cervical length maintained its clinical relevance as a predictor of preterm delivery in twin gestations after multifetal pregnancy reduction, Dr.
37) A comparative analysis of 2,000 cases of multifetal pregnancy reduction presented at the 2006 meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine found that the percentage of twin gestations undergoing reduction to a singleton has increased from 4% to 15.