May the physician call in a physician who, he knows, will not scruple to perform the therapeutic abortion on an unviable fetus?
therapeutic abortion in typhoid is very likely to cause death, yet a number of women recover after abortion.
In these cases, if the therapeutic abortion is deferred until very late, the patient will die of exhaustion.
Certain important questions in relation to therapeutic abortion will be discussed at a later stage in this report.
therapeutic abortion, done with all the safeguards of modern surgical practice, is associated with very little acute sepsis.
With regard to sterilization, the Committee adopts the same view as towards the specific legalization of therapeutic abortion.
therapeutic abortion n.
Abortion induced because of the mother's physical or mental health, or to prevent the birth of a deformed child or of a child conceived as a result of rape or incest.