… Anna… went into labor at 19 weeks, far too early for her child to survive outside the womb… a condition known as PPROM1… in many cases the medically recommended treatment is abortion.
Anna lived in Texas, where… S.B. 8, has effectively outlawed abortion after six weeks. As a result, the hospital—and consequently, her doctors—concluded that they could not treat her.
Preterm premature rupture of membranes. ↩︎