second trimester

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time period extending from the 13th to the 27th week of gestation

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Those who spent most time sitting down in the second trimester also took less exercise and gained significant amounts of weight.
However, there was no significant difference between the two groups in the number of women who met the physical activity goal of 150 minutes/week in their second trimester (26% of intervention group vs.
Of the three clinics, AHCA spokesperson Shelisha Coleman said, "These facilities have been notified to immediately cease performing second trimester abortions.
According to the study on 507 262 pregnant women, during the 3 years before pregnancy, the women had 6922 crashes (177 per month) and during the second trimester, the women, as drivers, had 757 crashes (252 per month).
Many authors have demonstrated that vaginally administrated misoprostol in second trimester is associated with higher uterine bleeding and consequently decreased absorption as opposed to orally or sublingually routes.
The number of days in each trimester is nearly balanced, with 541/2 days in the first trimester, 551/2 days in the second trimester and 55 days in the third trimester.
Miscarriage in the second trimester can be caused by foetal or maternal factors.
The most recent innovation is to combine the best first- and second-trimester markers into the integrated test, (15) with the final interpretation provided only after all information is available in the second trimester.
The condition is most common in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and often eases off in the second trimester of pregnancy, which Kate is believed to be entering now.
In order for students to qualify for the reduced tuition in the third trimester, the second trimester must be completed within 6 months of enrollment in that trimester.
Second trimester risk assessment for aneuploidy primarily involves serum biochemical markers.
What is more worrying is that most abortions are conducted in the early second trimester, when sex determination of the foetus is possible but the risk to the woman's life is very high.
These conversations subtly endorse the parsing away of this fundamental human right, ironically beginning with women in their second trimester, who often have the most compelling need to have an abortion in the first place.
The second trimester will resume on January 8, 2012.