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Adopted July 14th, 2005
Effective midnight August 21, 2005
Updated June 2010
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All material on this Website including text, graphics, images and information available on or through this Website are public information or summaries of generally accepted information. This is not an exhaustive review of pregnancy. There are potential complications that may not be listed on this website. There is additional information regarding pregnancy and/or pregnancy termination that is beyond the scope of this discussion. Please refer to the reference lists for additional information. This information is presented only for general informational purposes. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment for any reproductive health issue or questions that you may have.
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