incomplete abortion


a miscarriage in which some fetal or placental tissue remains in the uterus.

Nearby words

  1. incompatible,
  2. incompetence,
  3. incompetency,
  4. incompetent,
  5. incomplete,
  6. incomplete antibody,
  7. incomplete antigen,
  8. incomplete dominance,
  9. incomplete fistula,
  10. incomplete flower Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for incomplete abortion

incomplete abortion

[ ĭn′kəm-plēt ]


Abortion in which all of the products of conception are not expelled from the uterus.

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