Acronyms

TOPFA: Termination of Pregnancy due to Fetal Anomaly. (Research term)

TFMR: Termination for Medical Reasons. (Patient term)

EWP: Ending a Wanted Pregnancy. (Patient Term)

LA: Later Abortion. (Usually abortion after 20 weeks' gestation)

PPD: Poor prenatal diagnosis

Tx: Shorthand for termination

Dx: Shorthand for diagnosis

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