The fluid-filled sac that contains and protects the fetus in the womb and that releases its fluids when it breaks during birth.
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- A few hours later, her bag of waters was broken artificially; 36 hours later, Tracy was recovering from a C-section after delivering a healthy, 7-pound baby girl.
- Untreated, they may face an increased risk of miscarriage and premature rupture of the membranes (bag of waters).
- But my disappointment soon soured to irritation, beginning with the OB's offer to rupture the bag of waters.