Congenital malformations are birth defects that occur while the baby is developing in the womb. It can involve any part, including the heart, brain, and limbs.
The types of tests that are done in pregnancy are blood test, urine test, ultrasound, prenatal screening, cervical screening, and fetal assessment.
Exchange transfusion in newborns is a procedure in which blood is removed from the baby and replaced with fresh blood to treat severe jaundice or anemia.
Umbilical sepsis also known as omphalitis is a serious bacterial infection of the umbilicus (navel). Baby develops a red, swollen, and warm umbilical cord.
Placental insufficiency is a condition that can occur during pregnancy when the placenta does not provide enough oxygen and nutrients to the baby.
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a condition that affects premature babies when their lungs can't provide enough oxygen to their body.
Birth asphyxia is a serious medical condition that can occur when a baby's breathing is interrupted during or after birth. Sometimes, it can result in death.
The oral contraceptive pill is also known as the birth control pill is a type of contraception that is taken by mouth in the form of a pill.