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Terms in reproductive and perinatal epidemiology: I. Reproductive terms
  1. Ruby H N Nguyen,
  2. Allen J Wilcox
  1. Epidemiology Branch, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr R H N Nguyen
 Epidemiology Branch, 111 T W Alexander Drive, PO Box 12233, Mail Drop A3-05, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA;


This is the first of a two part glossary of terms used in reproductive and perinatal epidemiology.

  • definition
  • glossary
  • perinatal
  • reproductive

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  • Contributors

    Both authors have contributed equally to the manuscript.

  • Funding: this project was supported by the Intramural Research Program of the NIH, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).

  • Conflicts of interest: none.

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