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Dr. John Botti

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
PA

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Dr. Botti is a specialist in maternal fetal medicine in practice for more than 30 years. He has conducted research in maternal exercise, infectious disease affecting pregnancy, and in preconception health and health care. He is presently part of the MFM tean at Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital in Winston Salem, NC.

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Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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English

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Unlikely, but...: CMV infections are often asymptomatic in mothers and if acquired for the first time early in pregnancy, may in some cases lead to serious newborn effe... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
You should consult with your physician to change ot another medication before bcoming pregnant.: Pregnancy is a time when there is greater risk for blood clots, especially around the time of delivery. If you have a history of a blood clot with ri... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes, you can: Unfractionated Heparin and low molecular weight Heparin are safe and useful drugs during pregnancy for women with increased risk for having blood clo... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Specialist counsel: Active management of clotting disorders is best initiated before pregnancy. Most patients have a predisposition to venous thrombosis and pulmonary em... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
With caution: Infants of women with anorexia have lesser birthweight , smaller head circumferences and a 16% rate of microcephaly compared to control patients, due ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Growth restriction: Tobacco smoke contains more tha 4000 chemicals, many of which affect crtical mechanisms for fetal health and growth.Three of the most critical chemica... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Botti
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Obtain consultation: Bright areas in certain areas of the heart may be reflections of ultrasound waves from valves. The most common finding is the echogenic intracardiac ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Botti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Botti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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heparin every 6 hours in pregnancy, and breastfed taking warfarin.
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