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Abortion

Abortion is the termination of pregnancy by the removal or expulsion from the uterus of a fetus or embryo prior to viability. an abortion can occur spontaneously, in which case it is usually called a miscarriage, or it can be purposely induced. the term abortion most commonly refers to the induced abortion of a human pregnancy. abortion, when induced in the developed world in accordance with local law, is among the safest procedures in medicine.