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Cervical incompetence

Incompetent UTERINE CERVIX is usually diagnosed in the second trimester of PREGNANCY. It is characterized by passive painless cervical dilation in the absence of UTERINE CONTRACTION; BLEEDING; INFECTION; and sometimes with the amniotic sac (AMNIOTIC MEMBRANE) bulging through the partially dilated cervix. Left untreated, this condition may lead to premature pregnancy loss, such as HABITUAL ABORTION. [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
2972
Concept ID:
C0007871
Finding; Pathologic Function
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Cervical insufficiency

A cervix that shows a painless dilation and shortening during the second trimester of pregnancy with resultant recurrent pregnancy loss or delivery is considered incompetent [from HPO]

MedGen UID:
807397
Concept ID:
CN218446
Finding

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