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Why is cervical length important in pregnancy?
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Premature delivery
In women who have a history of premature delivery, the length of the cervix can be monitored as a sign of a possible premature delivery again.
Sometimes an extremely shortened cervix may be a sign of premature delivery in a woman who has no history of premature delivery.

In brief: Premature delivery
In women who have a history of premature delivery, the length of the cervix can be monitored as a sign of a possible premature delivery again.
Sometimes an extremely shortened cervix may be a sign of premature delivery in a woman who has no history of premature delivery.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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In brief: See below
The length is important for stages of labor.
As the cervix will get thinner, as labor progresses.

In brief: See below
The length is important for stages of labor.
As the cervix will get thinner, as labor progresses.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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