Obstetric Labor, Premature
"Obstetric Labor, Premature" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Onset of OBSTETRIC LABOR before term (TERM BIRTH) but usually after the FETUS has become viable. In humans, it occurs sometime during the 29th through 38th week of PREGNANCY. TOCOLYSIS inhibits premature labor and can prevent the BIRTH of premature infants (INFANT, PREMATURE).
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- Labor, Premature Obstetric
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- Preterm Labor
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- Premature Obstetric Labor
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Obstetric Labor, Premature" by people in Profiles.
Whole-genome sequencing-based phylogeny, antibiotic resistance, and invasive phenotype of Escherichia coli strains colonizing the cervix of women in preterm labor. BMC Microbiol. 2021 12 03; 21(1):330.
Evaluating the side effects of treatment for preterm labor in a center that uses "high-dose" magnesium sulfate. Am J Perinatol. 2014 Sep; 31(8):711-6.
A review of the epidemiologic evidence concerning the reproductive health effects of caffeine consumption: a 2000-2009 update. Food Chem Toxicol. 2010 Oct; 48(10):2549-76.
Shotgun proteomic analysis of vaginal fluid from women in late pregnancy. Reprod Sci. 2008 Apr; 15(3):263-73.
Overexpression of SK3 channels dampens uterine contractility to prevent preterm labor in mice. Biol Reprod. 2008 Jun; 78(6):1058-63.
Assessing the relationship between preterm delivery and various microorganisms recovered from the lower genital tract. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2006 Jun; 19(6):357-63.
Outcome of pregnancies complicated by systemic sclerosis and mixed connective tissue disease. Lupus. 2006; 15(9):595-9.
Factors that predict prematurity and preeclampsia in pregnancies that are complicated by systemic lupus erythematosus. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Jun; 192(6):1897-904.
The interleukin-6--174 single nucleotide polymorphism: cervical protein production and the risk of preterm delivery. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Apr; 192(4):1023-7.
Systemic administration of betamethasone delays endotoxin-induced preterm labor in the murine model. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2003 Feb; 188(2):439-43.