Cervical Insufficient and Pre-Term Birth

Cervical Insufficient and Pre-Term Birth

Pre-term birth affects about 7% to 10% of pregnancies, with the majority of these occurring spontaneously. Tom McElrath, MD, PhD, an attending in Maternal Fetal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, discusses how we can identify cervical insufficiency and the treatment options available to help prevent pre-term birth.

 

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