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What is Transplacental infections?

What is Transplacental infections?

  • Transplacental infections: An infection that passes from the mother to the fetus via the placenta. A large variety of infections can occur like this and the type and severity of symptoms can vary greatly depending on the type of infection and the stage of fetal development at which infection occurs. Examples of transplacental infections include cytomegalovirus, herpes virus, hepatitis, syphilis, toxoplasmosis and rubella.

Transplacental infections: Introduction

Types of Transplacental infections:

Broader types of Transplacental infections:

How serious is Transplacental infections?

Complications of Transplacental infections: see complications of Transplacental infections

What causes Transplacental infections?

Causes of Transplacental infections: see causes of Transplacental infections

What are the symptoms of Transplacental infections?

Symptoms of Transplacental infections: see symptoms of Transplacental infections

Complications of Transplacental infections: see complications of Transplacental infections

Can anyone else get Transplacental infections?

More information: see contagiousness of Transplacental infections
Inheritance: see inheritance of Transplacental infections

Transplacental infections: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Transplacental infections.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Transplacental infections.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Transplacental infections: Obstetrician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Transplacental infections.
Treatments for Transplacental infections: see treatments for Transplacental infections

Name of Transplacental infections

Main name of condition: Transplacental infections

Transplacental infections: Related Conditions

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