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What causes preterm labor?

Causes of preterm labor include: placental abnormalities, such as placenta previa or placental abruption; infection and inflammation; physical or psychological stress, and; stretching of the uterus - often as a result of a multiple pregnancy.

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Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 13 Oct 2014
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