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Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 196709, 4 pages
Unattended Home Labor until Complete Cervical Dilatation Ending with Hospital Delivery: Analysis of 238 Pregnancies
Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Education and Research Hospital, 62000 Ankara, Turkey
Received 1 September 2012; Revised 21 December 2012; Accepted 29 January 2013
Academic Editor: Gian Carlo Di Renzo
Copyright © 2013 Ozlem Gun Eryilmaz et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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