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Symptoms Of Fetus In Fetu
That is normal: And independent of the gender of the fetus. ...Read more
A number: of symptoms/signs including but not limited to: Lack of movement ("life") sensations Bleeding (usually moderate-heavy) Cramps (usually moderate-severe) lack of growth (Ultrasound) Falling HCG (blood test) levels Hope this info helps DR Z ...Read more
Cord accident: A tight nuchal cord (around the neck) can restrict blood flow in the cord itself, thereby slowly and possibly stopping oxygen flow to the baby. Its occasionally seen on ultrasound, but the main thing to be concerned about is decreased or no fetal movement after 24 weeks of pregnancy. Talk to your OB about kick counts. ...Read more
Yesterday i had miscarriage symptoms & b4 my u/s i seen a clear blob on my pad. My results showed no baby in the sac could that have been the fetus?
Is It Normal Too See Not See A Fetus At 5 Weeks On A Ultrasound. & Is It Normal That I'm 5 Weeks & Haven't Got Symptoms Yet.
Yes, it is: normal not to see the fetus at 5 weeks. A gestational sac and probably yolk sac should be seen, however. ...Read more
Please see below.: Congenital toxoplasmosis symptoms can range from none to severe, and can be seen anywhere from the first month to later in life. Infected babies can have anemia, low platelets (which can cause easy bleeding or bruising), jaundice, small heads, brain calcifications, seizures, mental retardation, vision loss, or other neurologic problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Typically no.: The mother is generally asymptomatic in most fetal anomalies (including neural tube defects), which makes a reliable prenatal sonogram necessary for detection of these problems before delivery - in order to improve prognosis and streamline care. Occasionally a fetus with open neural tube defect will develop polyhydramnios (increased fluid in the sac) and then cause a large uterus and dyspnea. ...Read more
1st semester of pregnancy feel so tired can't get enough rest got a flu what can I take to make it go away? W/out harming the fetus? Symptoms stronger
Home remedies: For sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * For congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**For hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * Add honey & a small amt. of lemon juice to Chamomile tea. These remedies can help with symptoms but don't cure a viral infection. ...Read more
What can be causing my hCG levels to fluctuate greatly and have symptoms of miscarriage but the fetus has been seen in my uterus?
Fluctuating hcg: Fluctuated levels of hcg is not a reassuring sign. The simple fact is that just because the fetus is in the uterus does not mean she is not miscarrying. Sometimes a spontaneous abortion is followed by spontaneous delivery of the fetus but other times the fetus must be delivered by the doctor. Follow up with her OB and he/she will advise her. ...Read more
11 weeks pregnant. Took a 20 hour car trip with a gas can in the trunk wrapped in a garbage bag. All windows down the entire time but could still intermittently smell gas in waves. No symptoms, maybe a very mild headache. Could i have hurt the fetus?
Very accurate: Typically accurate to within +/- 5 days. ...Read more
Yes: With the additional growth to 14 weeks, the fetal features such as head and limbs are more defined. ...Read more
Isn't a 12 wk u/s accurate within 5-7 days? Don't the fetus measurements vary slightly and would show a difference of 11 days?
5 days either way: The error is plus or minus 5 days. So at 12 weeks the range is one of 11 days. Earlier ultrasounds are more accurate. If the ultrasound was done between 6 and 10 weeks, the error would be plus or minus 3 days for a range of 7 days. ...Read more
If you have a 12 wk u/s and it reads 12 wks+4days, and if there is an 11 day range of error, wouldn't there be a different measurement of the fetus?
Pregnancy Dating: For the situation you describe the infrasound due date may be the better estimate. At most centers a first trimester ultrasound is accurate to 7 says. Since there is a greater than a 7 at discrepancy from your menstrual period dating, the ultrasound date is used. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: This depends on who you ask. Some have a personal opinion that life begins at conception, some at "reasonable expectation of viability", some at birth.Various states have their own legal definition of status.I don't expect the arguments to be resolved in my lifetime & i doubt there will ever be a consensus on the matter. ...Read more