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Pregnancy: Introduction

Pregnancy: The condition of supporting a fetus from conception till birth. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pregnancy is available below.

Symptoms of Pregnancy

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Pregnancy?

Pregnancy: Related Patient Stories

Pregnancy: Deaths

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Diagnostic Tests for Pregnancy

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Pregnancy: Complications

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Causes of Pregnancy

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Disease Topics Related To Pregnancy

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Pregnancy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Pregnancy

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

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, 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 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, 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 more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not 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) 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 or associated more »

Pregnancy: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pregnancy

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Pregnancy: Rare Types

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Pregnancy: Animations

Prognosis for Pregnancy

Research about Pregnancy

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Statistics for Pregnancy

Pregnancy: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Pregnancy:

Pregnancy is the state or condition of having a developing embryo or fetus in the body (uterus), after union of an ovum and spermatozoon, during the period from conception to birth. (NCI) - (Source - Diseases Database)

The state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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