|Translated title of the contribution||[Autom. eng. transl.] Pregnancy (termination of)|
|Title of host publication||Diritto civile. Dizionari del diritto privato promossi da Natalino Irti|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
[Autom. eng. transl.] The item frames the regulatory treatment of voluntary termination of pregnancy. Having made a preliminary distinction between the causes of IVG (abortion, acceleration of childbirth, feticide) and identifying the assets in conflict in a constitutional perspective, it analyzes in a problematic key the discipline of the IVG contained in Law 22 May 1978 n. 194, with particular reference to the conditions of legitimacy of the IVG, to the exclusion of the father of the conceived from the procedure and to the conscientious objection of the health personnel, to then concentrate on new profiles such as selective embryonic and fetal reduction and pharmacological abortion .