Fetal Disorders

Fetal disorders are disorders of the fetus while inside the motherís uterus. Problems may also occur during childbirth; see delivery complications. After childbirth, disorders of the baby are called neonatal disorders (usually referring to the first 28 days) and baby disorders or infant disorders later. Closely related are disorders ...

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Introduction: Fetal Disorders

A normal pregnancy lasts nine months. Each three-month period of pregnancy is called a trimester. During each trimester, the fetus grows and develops. There are specific prenatal tests to monitor both the mother's health and fetal health during each ...1

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Causes List for Fetal Disorders

Some possible causes of Fetal Disorders or similar disorders may include:2

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Types of Fetal Disorders

Types may include:3

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Prevention of Fetal Disorders

Conception occurs about 2 weeks before your period is due. That means you may not even know you're pregnant until you're more than 3 weeks pregnant. Yet your baby is most sensitive to harm 2 to 8 weeks ...4

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  1. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): medlineplus.gov/ fetalhealthanddevelopment.html
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  4. Source: Queensland Health: conditions.health.qld.gov.au/ HealthCondition/ condition/ 21/ 175/ 523/ preconception

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