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Risks of having a baby at 42

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Dr. Keith Ramsey
Adolescent Medicine 36 years experience
Size of orange: About 4 inches long, or about the size of a medium orange or avocado.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pierce
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Nobody really knows: But its possible.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 45 years experience
Not!: Your baby's skin tone, hair and eye color are all determined at the moment of conception when the genetic contributions of the mother and father combi... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Into the forties: Women are having children into theirearly and mid forties.Good luck.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 21 years experience
See doc for eval: After 5 years of trying, you deserve a complete evaluation to see what can be done to assist you in getting pregnant. See an obgyn or infertility spe... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
U mean see the htbea: At 8 weeks u should be able to see a htbeat, u cannot feel a htbeat, if u cannot see a htbeat on ultrasound, and the fetus is really 8 weeks then it i... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Next child: Your OB/gyne will know your history and be able to answer this more reliably ,
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No! Early pregnancies over the course of a very hot summer( June, July, and August) anecdotally have a higher incidence of miscarriage, but not one sp... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Cat C drug: Lisinopril is considered a category c drug during the first 2 trimesters, meaning no known human fetal problems have been seen with its use. It moves ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvaro Reymunde
Pediatrics 7 years experience
Depends: Hi! Is this your first pregnancy? If you have had a miscarriage in the past then you may be at risk... However if this is your first pregnancy and y... Read More

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