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Does the body always curl into the fetal position to protect itself?

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Dr. Joseph Schifilliti
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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It certainly seems common to find that the fetal position is often assumed in order to decrease abdominal pains.
I suppose it also offers some degree of protection also.

In brief: Interesting question

It certainly seems common to find that the fetal position is often assumed in order to decrease abdominal pains.
I suppose it also offers some degree of protection also.
Dr. Joseph Schifilliti
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