Abortion was a procedure in which a fetus was terminated within the mother's womb.

In 2153, the Triannon female Indava asked Doctor Phlox to terminate her pregnancy, as she did not want her child to become a soldier in D'Jamat's war. Phlox did not perform the procedure because he did not finish "studying their physiology." (ENT: "Chosen Realm")

In 2365, Deanna Troi became pregnant from a non-corporeal lifeform. Lieutenant Worf proposed aborting the fetus as it may have been a threat to the crew. Troi refused, and carried the child to term, which lasted just over a day. (TNG: "The Child")

In 2368, Geordi La Forge commented to Hannah Bates that had he been conceived on Genome colony, he would have been terminated as a fertilized cell due to his blindness. (TNG: "The Masterpiece Society")

A 2003 news article on George W. Bush's State of the Union Address, including his plans to topple Saddam Hussein in Iraq, introduce hydrogen cars, limit abortion and fight AIDS in Africa was in Crewman Daniels' 31st century database. (ENT: "Future Tense")

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