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I had a stillbirth at full term...In your field how often does this happen and what are the chances of it repeating? No cause was found.

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: About 1 in 1000

The risk for fetal demise is about 1 in 1000 at 39 to 40 weeks.
The chance for a recurrence is about twice as high.

In brief: About 1 in 1000

The risk for fetal demise is about 1 in 1000 at 39 to 40 weeks.
The chance for a recurrence is about twice as high.
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