Cervical Insufficient and Pre-Term Birth

Pre-term birth affects about 7% to 10% of pregnancies, with the majority of these occurring spontaneously. Tom McElrath, MD, PhD, an attending in Maternal Fetal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, discusses how we can identify cervical insufficiency and the treatment options available to help prevent pre-term birth.


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Thomas McElrath, MD, PhD.

Thomas McElrath, MD, PhD

Specialties Obstetrics/Gynecology   Clinical Interests Cerclage Cervical Insufficiency/Incompetence Crohn's Disease Or Inflammatory Bowel Disease In Pregnancy Epilepsy Or Seizure Disorder In Pregnancy High-Risk Pregnancy Multiple ...

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