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What Is Placenta In Pregnancy
Many: It's primary function is to act as a go between with your system and the baby's. It can filter out bad stuff and let good stuff (nutrients) in. It allows for the proper transfer of everything from calories to antibodies to the baby. A healthy and normally functioning placenta is critical to the baby's health. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
What are the precautions should take during second month pregnancy which is having bicornuate uterus and the fetal is in right side.
Breech: By "inverse" I think you mean breech, or feet down instead of head down? If that's your question, the answer is, sometimes you can feel the hard bones of the head under your ribs. Other ways to determine might be where the doctor finds the heartbeat on doppler when you have an ob visit. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Class C drug: Teratogenic effects were not observed in animal studies; embryotoxic events were observed in some studies. It crosses the placenta; may cause respiratory depression and/or neonatal hemorrhage when used during pregnancy. Transdermal scopolamine has been used as an adjunct to epidural anesthesia for cesarean delivery without adverse CNS effects on the newborn. Avoid unless clearly indicated. ...Read more
Fetal testing: A bpp (biophysical profile) is a type of antenatal testing designed to determine the status of the fetus. It is offered to women who have high risk conditions such as diabetes, pprom, hypertension, etc. And is performed in the third trimester of pregnancy. It involves using an ultrasound to check certain fetal movements/activity and to measure the amount of fluid around the baby. ...Read more
What are the risks of breastfeeding during pregnancy (for the mom, baby and the embryo/fetus)? Is it prohibit?
What is chance of placenta previa in a first time pregnancy? and whats chance of it ending in AFE and death? Terrified of pregnancy but want a baby
Unlikely: These are unusual/rate events. Don't worry, be happy. ...Read more
Hormonal fluctuation: Chnagesin the hormone profile in early pregnancy can lead ot bloating. Bloatign may also just be how your body processes the sensations of nasea that often accompany early pregnancy. Proghesterone and th epregnancy hormoen (beta hcg) are the leading culprits for this. ...Read more
Early pregnancy: After ovulation, if the egg is fertilized, implantation of the embryo occurs day 6 1/2 to 7 days later. This is when the embryo attaches to the uterine wall and starts to connect with the maternal blood supply. The early placenta (that will eventually nourish the baby) starts development at 7 weeks and is complete by the end of the 12th week; which is also the end of the first trimester. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the earliest number of week s pregnant when a baby can survive being born early in the neonatal iuc?
Membranes: The amnion is the "inner" fetal membrane; it fuses to the chorion or "outer" membrane usually around the 10th week. ...Read more
Extremely safe: Vaginal ultrasounds are the best type of ultrasound to perform on patients with early pregnancy. Vaginal ultrasounds are closer to the uterus and the pregnancy then abdominal ultrasounds. Ultrasound waves used in your ob/gyn's office are extremely safe. There is no evidence to suggest that they cause miscarriages. ...Read more
Varies: Hcg levels vary by week and even by day. See this site for more info. http://www.americanpregnancy.org/duringpregnancy/hcglevels.html. ...Read more
She is in 34 week of pregnancy but growth of baby is some what like in 39 weeks and weight of baby is 3.5.tell me what is the problem?
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