Could you have a miscarriage at five months of pregnancy by falling down the stairs or a series of blows to the abdomen?

Yes. And alot less could cause a miscarriage so tell Him to not mess with you. If you are trying to abort you are risking your own life attempting to cause a spontaneous abortion. Y-THINK-Y Falling down stairs will not likely cause a miscarraige, blows to the stomach may depending on the force. It is more likely to hurt the mother than the baby because the baby is well protected inside. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ANY shock trauma to the body can cause serious complications to the pregnancy. Physical shock can cause Psychological trauma resulting in complications with ANY pregnancy. The fact that a question like this is being posed makes one wonder what is the emotional status of the enquirer. Fear and doubt are very strong emotions that can manifest in sever physical ways. Y-THINK-Y