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How does a fetus handle fever?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Doesn't

Mom is the one who handles the fever.
The fetus may have changes in heart rate along with mom, but the physiologic responses to whatever is causing the fever belong to the mother.

In brief: Doesn't

Mom is the one who handles the fever.
The fetus may have changes in heart rate along with mom, but the physiologic responses to whatever is causing the fever belong to the mother.
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