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Childbirth: Introduction

Childbirth: Delivery of a fetus by a pregnant woman. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Childbirth is available below.

Symptoms of Childbirth

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Childbirth: Related Patient Stories

Childbirth: Deaths

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Childbirth: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Childbirth:

  • Complications to the child - many possible effects may occur to the child during and after childbirth:
    • Normal healthy child - this is the most likely outcome.
  • Possible complications involving death of the child during or after childbirth:
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Causes of Childbirth

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Disease Topics Related To Childbirth

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Childbirth: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Childbirth

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause more »

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with the condition more »

Anemia undiagnosed in pregnancy: The onset of anemia (low red blood cells) in pregnancy is sometimes overlooked, despite it being a well-known complication of pregnancy. The problem may be that more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related more »

Childbirth: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Childbirth

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Childbirth: Rare Types

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Childbirth: Animations

Prognosis for Childbirth

Research about Childbirth

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Statistics for Childbirth

Childbirth: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Childbirth:

The parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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