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Why is pregnancy treated as a disease condition?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
In brief: Medical assistance
In the modern world, medical conditions are those that are diagnosed and treated by medical personnel.
Pregnancy, while a normal condition essential to the survival of the species, is treated by medical people and therefore is usually listed as a "disease" condition on insurance coverage policies.

In brief: Medical assistance
In the modern world, medical conditions are those that are diagnosed and treated by medical personnel.
Pregnancy, while a normal condition essential to the survival of the species, is treated by medical people and therefore is usually listed as a "disease" condition on insurance coverage policies.
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