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Pregnancy and Miscarriage

Can a Miscarriage Be Prevented?

Usually a miscarriage cannot be prevented and often occurs because the pregnancy is not normal. However, if the problem is related to the woman's cervix, such as an incompetent cervix, surgical treatments may help.

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Reviewed by Kecia Gaither, MD, MPH on July 20, 2014
Edited on July 01, 2005

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