Stillbirth  

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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A stillbirth, meaning "quiet birth" occurs when a fetus which has died in the uterus or during labor or delivery exits a woman's body. The term is often used in distinction to live birth or miscarriage. Most stillbirths occur in full term pregnancies.



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