PRETERM LABOR AND BIRTH part 5

Preterm birth 1

 

What are risk factors for preterm birth?

Factors that increase the risk of preterm birth include the following:

  • having a previous preterm birth
  • having a short cervix
  • short time between pregnancies
  • history of certain types of surgery on the uterus or cervix
  • certain pregnancy complications, such as multiple pregnancy and vaginal bleeding
  • lifestyle factors such as low pregnancy weigh, smoking during pregnancy, and substance abuse during pregnancy

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