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Using MRI to understand why some women go into early labor

12/21/2017

Image: horizontal view across the cervical canal; Copyright: University of Leeds

This image shows a view horizontally across the cervical canal. At this point, the cervix has to provide support to the womb and the developing fetus - and the image reveals a lot of encircling fibres, giving strength and support.