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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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 285 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Prevalence of uterine anatomical anomalies in mexican women with recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL)].
 

Author(s): Fernando Antonio Medrano-Uribe, María Magdalena Enríquez-Pérez, Enrique Reyes-Muñoz

Journal: Gac Med Mex. ;152(2):163-6.

 

In Mexico, the information available about the prevalence of uterine anatomical anomalies as the direct and indirect cause of recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) is limited.

Last Updated: 10 May 2016

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A logistic model to predict early pregnancy loss following in vitro fertilization based on 2601 infertility patients.
 

Author(s): Yan Yi, Guangxiu Lu, Yan Ouyang, Ge lin, Fei Gong, Xihong Li

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According to previous studies, even after embryonic cardiac activity is detected, the pregnancy loss rate remains 3-4 %. The objectives of this study were to investigate the differences in ultrasound parameters between a miscarriage group and an ongoing pregnancy group during the ...

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2016

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The Effects of Viral Load Burden on Pregnancy Loss among HIV-Infected Women in the United States.
 

Author(s): Jordan E Cates, Daniel Westreich, Andrew Edmonds, Rodney L Wright, Howard Minkoff, Christine Colie, Ruth M Greenblatt, Helen E Cejtin, Roksana Karim, Lisa B Haddad, Mirjam-Colette Kempf, Elizabeth T Golub, Adaora A Adimora

Journal: Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2015 ;2015():362357.

 

To evaluate the effects of HIV viral load, measured cross-sectionally and cumulatively, on the risk of miscarriage or stillbirth (pregnancy loss) among HIV-infected women enrolled in the Women's Interagency HIV Study between 1994 and 2013.

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Pregnancy Loss" returned 39 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association of TNF-α genetic polymorphisms with recurrent pregnancy loss risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Hui-Hui Li, Xing-Hua Xu, Jing Tong, Kai-Yue Zhang, Cong Zhang, Zi-Jiang Chen

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Several studies on the association of tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) polymorphisms with recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) risk have reported conflicting results. The present meta-analysis was conducted to provide a more precise estimation of these relationships and to investigate ...

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2016

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Small bowel obstruction in pregnancy is a complex surgical problem with a high risk of fetal loss.
 

Author(s): P J Webster, M A Bailey, J Wilson, D A Burke

Journal: Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2015 Jul;97(5):339-44.

 

Small bowel obstruction (SBO) in pregnancy is rare and is most commonly caused by adhesions from previous abdominal surgery. Previous literature reviews have emphasised the need for prompt laparotomy in all cases of SBO because of the significant risks of fetal loss and maternal mortality. ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2015

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Weight Loss Instead of Weight Gain within the Guidelines in Obese Women during Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analyses of Maternal and Infant Outcomes.
 

Author(s): Mufiza Zia Kapadia, Christina K Park, Joseph Beyene, Lucy Giglia, Cindy Maxwell, Sarah D McDonald

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Controversy exists about how much, if any, weight obese pregnant women should gain. While the revised Institute of Medicine guidelines on gestational weight gain (GWG) in 2009 recommended a weight gain of 5-9 kg for obese pregnant women, many studies suggested even gestational weight ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Misoprostol Treatment of Incomplete Abortion by Midwives and Physicians in Uganda
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Incomplete Abortion

 

Last Updated: 30 Aug 2016

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Clindamycin Once a Day in Septic Abortion
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Septic Abortion

 

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2016

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Sublingual Misoprostol for the Treatment of Incomplete Abortion: Operations Research
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Incomplete Abortion

 

Last Updated: 8 Mar 2016

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