missed labor


: a retention of a fetus in the uterus beyond the normal period of pregnancy

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“Missed labor.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/missed%20labor. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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