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How long does it take for a fetal lungs mature after steroid shots?
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Dr. Ramesh Adabala
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: 24 hrs to one week
Steroid injections given to women at risk of delivering premature babies help fetal lung maturity within 24 hrs and lasts for week.

In brief: 24 hrs to one week
Steroid injections given to women at risk of delivering premature babies help fetal lung maturity within 24 hrs and lasts for week.
Dr. Ramesh Adabala
Dr. Ramesh Adabala
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