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Exposure to certain chemicals on a regular basis during pregnancy has
been linked to increased rates of
Chemicals that may increase a woman's chance of
having a miscarriage include:
Fritz MA, Speroff L (2011). Recurrent early pregnancy
loss. In Clinical Gynecologic Endocrinology and Infertility, 8th ed., pp. 1191–1220. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams
Briggs GG, et al. (2011). Isotretinoin. Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation, 9th ed., pp. 777–779. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.
Cunningham FG, et al. (2010). Abortion. In
Williams Obstetrics, 23rd ed., pp. 215–237. New York:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerFemi Olatunbosun, MB, FRCSC - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current as ofJanuary 8, 2015
Current as of:
January 8, 2015
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Femi Olatunbosun, MB, FRCSC - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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