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Surgery is the 22nd fetal myelomeningocele repair conducted at the St.
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Fetal surgery, or surgery on a baby before it is born, is an emerging medical field, giving babies who may not survive a chance at life.
The walls of the human heart develop slower than other mammals, according to a new study published in Journal of the Royal Society Interface Focus.
In a study to be presented on February 16 between 8 a.m., and 10 a.m. PST, at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting ™, in San Francisco, researchers will report findings that suggest women whose babies are small-for-gestational-age (SGA) in their first pregnancy have a strongly increased risk for SGA in a second pregnancy.
In a study to be presented on February 14 between 1:15 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. PST, at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting ™, in San Francisco, researchers will report that the practice of using an arbitrary Estimated Fetal Weight (EFW) less than the 10th centile may not be an efficient practice for defining true Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR).
Researchers use ultrasound images to show when a fetus is yawning or when it is just opening its mouth, possibly signaling a developmental marker in the womb that could provide more information on the health status of the fetus.
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