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Synonyms for feticide

the act of destroying a fetus


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After that the operation becomes fetocide, and is meant to be carried out only in cases of serious handicap or if there is a serious threat to the mother's health.
The use of lidocaine for fetocide in late termination of pregnancy.
Funipuncture for fetocide in late termination of pregnancy.
The lack of international guidelines places the responsibility for management, especially with regard to fetocide, squarely on the shoulders of the Fetal Medicine specialist.
Fetocides for serious abnormalities are performed in Fetal Medicine units throughout South Africa, with a rate of approximately 300 per year.