What increases the chances of developing preterm labor?
Preterm labor is more likely if you have experienced it before, had surgery on your cervix, have too much amniotic fluid in your uterus, if your membranes have ruptured, or if you smoke or use recreational drugs.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 13 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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