Pregnancy Loss

Common Name(s)

Pregnancy Loss

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Pregnancy Loss" for support, advocacy or research.

Trisomy 18 Foundation

The Trisomy 18 Foundation (T18F) is the leading national organization devoted exclusively to improving outcomes for Trisomy 18 families in the United States. Committed to the support of medical research in finding effective treatments and preventions for Trisomy 18. The T18F also educates patient families and physicians about prevention, diagnosis and the treatment of Trisomy 18. The T18F is an active advocate for the Trisomy 18 community, helping to raise awareness of this disease and the need for treatments. The T18F's website is the premier source for educating the public about Trisomy 18 and impacted families..

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2015

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Preeclampsia Foundation

The Preeclampsia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to reduce maternal and infant illness and death due to preeclampsia and other hypertensive disorders of pregnancy by providing patient support and education, raising public awareness, catalyzing research and improving health care practices. We envision a world where preeclampsia no longer threatens the lives of mothers and babies.

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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SHARE - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc.

The mission of Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc. is to serve those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life.

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2013

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Pregnancy Loss" for support, advocacy or research.

Trisomy 18 Foundation

The Trisomy 18 Foundation (T18F) is the leading national organization devoted exclusively to improving outcomes for Trisomy 18 families in the United States. Committed to the support of medical research in finding effective treatments and preventions for Trisomy 18. The T18F also educates patient families and physicians about prevention, diagnosis and the treatment of Trisomy 18. The T18F is an active advocate for the Trisomy 18 community, helping to raise awareness of this disease and the need for treatments. The T18F's website is the premier source for educating the public about Trisomy 18 and impacted families..

http://www.trisomy18.org

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2015

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

http://www.apsfa.org

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Preeclampsia Foundation

The Preeclampsia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to reduce maternal and infant illness and death due to preeclampsia and other hypertensive disorders of pregnancy by providing patient support and education, raising public awareness, catalyzing research and improving health care practices. We envision a world where preeclampsia no longer threatens the lives of mothers and babies.

http://www.preeclampsia.org

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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SHARE - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc.

The mission of Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc. is to serve those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life.

http://www.nationalshare.org/

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2013

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Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS) & Pregnancy

Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) is an illness that involve the immune system, and causes increased clotting of the blood. Normally antibodies, chemicals made by the immune system, are helpful in fighting germs or viral infections from outsid

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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The Preeclampsia Registry

The Preeclampsia Registry is a "Living Database" bringing together those affected, their family members, and researchers to advance knowledge and discover preventions and treatments for preeclampsia, HELLP syndrome, and related hypertensive disorders

Updated 23 Oct 2014

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Trisomy 18 Foundation Facebook Page

Over 43,000 Fans (as of 12/23/14) connecting with T18F news and updates and establishing peer connections to share information about Trisomy 18 and the children they love impacted with Trisomy 18.

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Updated 23 Dec 2014

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Great NonProfits Top Rated NonProfit 2015

Based on public reviews by people served by the Foundation, the Foundation is again awarded a 2015 Top NonProfit Award by Great NonProfits associated with Guidestar. The Foundation was also awarded this same award in 2014, 2013 and 2012.

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Updated 24 Jul 2015

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Blogs

APS Friends & Support Forum

Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Pregnancy Loss" returned 276 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mifepristone Pretreatment for the Medical Management of Early Pregnancy Loss.
 

Author(s): Courtney A Schreiber, Mitchell D Creinin, Jessica Atrio, Sarita Sonalkar, Sarah J Ratcliffe, Kurt T Barnhart

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 06;378(23):2161-2170.

 

Medical management of early pregnancy loss is an alternative to uterine aspiration, but standard medical treatment with misoprostol commonly results in treatment failure. We compared the efficacy and safety of pretreatment with mifepristone followed by treatment with misoprostol with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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What may cause fetus loss from acute pancreatitis in pregnancy: Analysis of 54 cases.
 

Author(s): Min Tang, Jian-Ming Xu, Sha-Sha Song, Qiao Mei, Li-Jiu Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Feb;97(7):e9755.

 

Acute pancreatitis in pregnancy (APIP) poses a serious threat to the mother and her fetus, and might lead to fetal loss including miscarriage and stillbirth in certain patients. We sought to identify possible factors that affect fetal distress and evaluated outcomes of patients with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Polymorphisms and Risk of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss: a Case-Control Study.
 

Author(s): Kyu Ri Hwang, Young Min Choi, Jin Ju Kim, Sung Ki Lee, Kwang Moon Yang, Eun Chan Paik, Hyeon Jeong Jeong, Jong Kwan Jun, Sang Ho Yoon, Min A Hong

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2017 Dec;32(12):2029-2034.

 

The balance between coagulation and fibrinolysis is an essential part in early pregnancy. Mutations in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene lead to decreased activity of the enzyme and hyperhomocysteinemia, which then induces platelet aggregation by promoting endothelial ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Pregnancy Loss" returned 38 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The impact of pregnancy loss on men's health and wellbeing: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Clemence Due, Stephanie Chiarolli, Damien W Riggs

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Research indicates that men's psychological and physical health outcomes after pregnancy loss differ from those of women. Our goal was to identify all literature with a focus on men's experiences of pregnancy loss in order to outline current evidence concerning men's wellbeing.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Association between Genetic Polymorphisms in Interleukin Genes and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss - A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Meixiang Zhang, Jiawei Xu, Xiao Bao, Wenbin Niu, Linlin Wang, Linqing Du, Nan Zhang, Yingpu Sun

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Interleukins are a group of immunomodulatory proteins that mediate a variety of immune reactions in the human body. To investigate the association between interleukin gene polymorphisms and recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL), we reviewed 21 studies from MEDLINE, EMBASE, OVID SP and PubMed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Signs and Symptoms of Early Pregnancy Loss.
 

Author(s): Katherine J Sapra, K S Joseph, Sandro Galea, Lisa M Bates, Germaine M Buck Louis, Cande V Ananth

Journal: Reprod Sci. 2017 04;24(4):502-513.

 

Approximately one-third of pregnancies end in loss; however, the natural history of early pregnancy loss, including signs and symptoms preceding loss, has yet to be fully described and its underlying mechanisms fully understood. We searched PubMed/MEDLINE and Embase to identify articles ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Immunomodulatory Effects of IVIg on Pregnancy Rate of Patient With Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2018

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ACTRAMAT-D: Impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder After Pregnancy Loss After 12 Weeks of Gestation
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pregnancy Loss

 

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2018

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Assesment of Vit D3 Level in Cases of Unexplaind Pregnancy Loss in Assiut
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: vitD3 Level in Cases of Recuurent Pregnancy Loss

 

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2017

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