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.
Dehydration in Pregnancy: How to Stay Hydrated
Dehydration during pregnancy is when a pregnant woman does not have enough fluids in her body. It can cause premature labor, low birth weight, etc.
Amniotic Fluid: What It Is, Functions & More
Amniotic fluid is a clear, slightly yellowish liquid that surrounds the fetus in the uterus during pregnancy. It is present in the amniotic sac.
Meconium aspiration syndrome: What every parent needs to know
Meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) is a life-threatening condition that can occur in newborns. It can occur when a newborn inhales meconium (dark green feces).
Fetal Distress: What It Is and How to Respond
Fetal distress is a condition that can occur during pregnancy, labor, or delivery. It happens when the baby is not getting enough oxygen through the placenta.
Fetal Membranes: What They Are and What They Do
The fetal membranes are the membrane that surrounds the fetus during pregnancy. The amnion and the chorion make up the fetus's amniotic sac.
Amniocentesis: What You Need to Know
Amniocentesis is a prenatal test used to detect genetic abnormalities in a developing baby by withdrawing a small amount of amniotic fluid from mother's womb.
Worried about post-term pregnancy? Here’s what you need to know
Post-term pregnancy, also known as postmaturity is a pregnancy continuing beyond two weeks of the expected date of delivery (>294 days or 42 weeks).
Weight gain During Pregnancy
Generally, a pregnant woman can gain weight around 11 to 16 kg during her single pregnancy depending on her pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI).
Polyhydramnios: Causes, Symptoms, Complications and Treatment
Polyhydramnios is a condition of accumulation of excessive amniotic fluid (exceeds 2000 ml) surrounding the foetus causing discomfort to the pregnant woman.
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