Skip to Content

premature labor

 

Definition: onset of labor after 20 weeks' gestation and before the 37th completed week of pregnancy dated from the last normal menstrual period.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide