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* In ''Manhwa/CavalierOfTheAbyss'', Iffrita [[spoiler:had lost her original child in this way, which spurred her into taking her rival's child and attempting to have her killed.]]


* ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}: It's revealed that Miki Takamura's [[spoiler: aunt Saeki had a stillborn baby]], which was the catalyst for [[spoiler: her [[SanitySlippage mental breakdown]]]] and many of the subsequent events of the game.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}: ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}'': It's revealed that Miki Takamura's [[spoiler: aunt Saeki Saeki]] had a stillborn baby]], baby, which was the catalyst for [[spoiler: her [[SanitySlippage mental breakdown]]]] and many of the subsequent events of the game.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}: It's revealed that Miki Takamura's [[spoiler: aunt Saeki had a stillborn baby]], which was the catalyst for [[spoiler: her [[SanitySlippage mental breakdown]]]] and many of the subsequent events of the game.

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* ''Webcomic/HowIBecameYours'': The story kicks off with Katara visiting a memorial shrine to a stillbirth she had a few years prior. [[spoiler:Zuko's lover Mai]] poisoned a six-months pregnant Katara, causing her to miscarry.


* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect'', the Krogans have been afflicted with a disease called the Genophage, which causes 90% of their young to be stillborn. The decision to cure the Genophage is a plotline that spans the three games of the original trilogy.

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* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect'', the Krogans have been afflicted with a disease called the Genophage, which causes 90% 99.99% of their young to be stillborn.stillborn in order to keep their population growth at pre-industrial revolution levels, with devastating consequences for species-wide morale. The decision to cure the Genophage is a plotline that spans the three games of the original trilogy.

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* A backstory point in ''Literature/TheCrocodileGod.'' The Filipino sea-god Haik and his mortal wife Mirasol's first daughter is stillborn, due to a Spaniard [[ImperiledInPregnancy shooting Mirasol in the stomach]] after finding out Haik was a native god. Mirasol ends up giving birth to a [[RuleOfSymbolism tiny, dead whale-calf.]] Haik is especially traumatized because not only is this a personal family loss, it clinches the DeathOfTheOldGods in the Philippines.

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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3900440/1/Foreigner Foreigner]]'' is an AlternateUniverseFic where a two-year old Katara is captured by the Fire Nation as a child. She is adopted by a couple who had a stillbirth three years prior.

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* The ''Naruto'' fic ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/13127271/1/ The Losses We Share (and Those We Don't)]]'' is about Hanabi and Konohamaru's difficulties having a child. Within the span of three years they have ten miscarriages and a stillbirth. Their marriage becomes strained and the trauma takes a toll on both of them. Eventually, however, Hanabi gives birth to a daughter.


* ''Fanfic/LittleFires'': Eelfoot was expected to have a large litter of five kits, but only Emberkit was born successfully. The other four were stillbirths. As a result of the tragedy, she coddles her only child. It's suspected that [=ThunderClan=] has "bad blood" (due to [[RoyalInbreeding inbreeding]]), resulting in several sickly kits and stillbirths.

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Eelfoot was expected to have a large litter of five kits, but only Emberkit was born successfully. The other four were stillbirths. As a result of the tragedy, she coddles her only child.
** Goosepaw's mother Mousefur gave birth to several stillborns and then died. Goosepaw was the only survivor of the litter. With no father, her brother Beechfur took over as her father figure.
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It's suspected that [=ThunderClan=] has "bad blood" (due to [[RoyalInbreeding inbreeding]]), resulting in several sickly kits and stillbirths.


* ''Fanfic/LittleFires'': Eelfoot was expected to have a large litter of five kits, but only Emberkit was born successfully. The other four were stillbirths. As a result of the tragedy, she coddles her only child. It's suspected that [=ThunderClan=] had "bad blood" (which might be due to [[RoyalInbreeding inbreeding]]), resulting in several sickly kits and stillbirths.

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* ''Fanfic/LittleFires'': Eelfoot was expected to have a large litter of five kits, but only Emberkit was born successfully. The other four were stillbirths. As a result of the tragedy, she coddles her only child. It's suspected that [=ThunderClan=] had has "bad blood" (which might be due (due to [[RoyalInbreeding inbreeding]]), resulting in several sickly kits and stillbirths.

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* ''Fanfic/LittleFires'': Eelfoot was expected to have a large litter of five kits, but only Emberkit was born successfully. The other four were stillbirths. As a result of the tragedy, she coddles her only child. It's suspected that [=ThunderClan=] had "bad blood" (which might be due to [[RoyalInbreeding inbreeding]]), resulting in several sickly kits and stillbirths.


* It's revealed in ''Fanfic/MySisterLeni'' that Lori had a twin sister that died as a twin. She was named "Leni", which was later given to the [[DeadGuyJunior next baby]]. Lori's parents had intended to wait until she was older to tell her, but she found the pregnancy journals in the attic at age ten.

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* It's revealed in ''Fanfic/MySisterLeni'' that Lori had a twin sister that died as a twin.was stillborn. She was named "Leni", which was later given to the [[DeadGuyJunior next baby]]. Lori's parents had intended to wait until she was older to tell her, but she found the pregnancy journals in the attic at age ten.


* Izumi from ''Franchise/FullmetalAlchemist'' gave birth to a stillborn child prior to the series, whom she tried to bring him to life through alchemy. However, as reviving beings is impossible, she ended up [[spoiler:losing her reproductive system]] due to EquivalentExchange. That is why she's an IllGirl who frequently coughs up BloodFromTheMouth. In the manga, she [[spoiler:ends up healed]] in the end. In the [[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist 2003 anime]], the transmutation [[spoiler:worked [[CameBackWrong in a way]]]]. A few years later Izumi [[spoiler:finds a WildChild who turns out to be a homonculi created from her attempt at reviving her son]]. Once [[spoiler:Wrath]] regains his memories, he lashes out against Izumi for [[spoiler:feeling she [[ParentalAbandonment abandoned him]] after she 'failed' to revive him.]] In this continuity, Izumi also eventually [[spoiler:[[DeathByAdaptation succumbs to her injuries]]]]. [[spoiler:Wrath]] didn't forgive Izumi until right before [[spoiler:her death]], though they [[spoiler:end up TogetherInDeath]] soon afterwards.

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* Izumi from ''Franchise/FullmetalAlchemist'' gave birth to a stillborn child prior to the series, whom she tried to bring him to life through alchemy. However, as reviving beings is impossible, she ended up [[spoiler:losing her reproductive system]] due to EquivalentExchange. That is why she's an IllGirl who frequently coughs up BloodFromTheMouth. In the manga, [[Manga/FullmetalAlchemist manga]], she [[spoiler:ends up healed]] in the end. In the [[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist 2003 anime]], the transmutation [[spoiler:worked [[CameBackWrong in a way]]]]. A few years later Izumi [[spoiler:finds a WildChild who turns out to be a homonculi created from her attempt at reviving her son]]. Once [[spoiler:Wrath]] regains his memories, he lashes out against Izumi for [[spoiler:feeling she [[ParentalAbandonment abandoned him]] after she 'failed' to revive him.]] In this continuity, Izumi also eventually [[spoiler:[[DeathByAdaptation succumbs to her injuries]]]]. [[spoiler:Wrath]] didn't forgive Izumi until right before [[spoiler:her death]], though they [[spoiler:end up TogetherInDeath]] soon afterwards.



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->''"It happened ten years ago and your Dad and I have been able to go back to our jobs and taking care of all you. But we never forgot. She was as much a part of this family as you and Leni and Luna and everyone else. When we lost her, it was one of the lowest points of our lives. And sadly, no amount of time can change that. Even now I think about her, my Leni. Thinking about all the happy moments she didn't get the chance to have still makes me emotional."

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->''"It happened ten years ago and your Dad and I have been able to go back to our jobs and taking care of all you. But we never forgot. She was as much a part of this family as you and Leni and Luna and everyone else. When we lost her, it was one of the lowest points of our lives. And sadly, no amount of time can change that. Even now I think about her, my Leni. Thinking about all the happy moments she didn't get the chance to have still makes me emotional.""''


->''"It happened ten years ago and your Dad and I have been able to go back to our jobs and taking care of all you. But we never forgot. She was as much a part of this family as you and Leni and Luna and everyone else. When we lost her, it was one of the lowest points of our lives. And sadly, no amount of time can change that. Even now I think about her, my Leni. Thinking about all the happy moments she didn't get the chance to have still makes me emotional."
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* ''[[https://www.fimfiction.net/story/300014/when-the-bough-breaks When The Bough Breaks]]'' is a ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' fic where Cadance has miscarriage late into her pregnancy. It deals with her and her husband Shining's feelings surrounding the death. The fic was written before Flurry Heart was revealed, so the foal is not her.

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* ''[[https://www.fimfiction.net/story/300014/when-the-bough-breaks When The Bough Breaks]]'' is a ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' fic where Cadance has miscarriage late into her pregnancy. It deals with her and her husband Shining's feelings surrounding the death. The fic was written before Flurry Heart was revealed, so the foal is not her.

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* In ''{{Webcomic/Drowtales}}'', Shinae's child was stillborn. Worse, due to the effects of her [[DemonicPossession demonic taint]] it was born covered in spikes and the father was so horrified he ordered it burned.

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* In ''{{Webcomic/Drowtales}}'', Shinae's child was stillborn. Worse, due to the effects of her [[DemonicPossession demonic taint]] it was born covered in spikes and the father was so horrified he ordered it burned.burned.
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