• More specifically, the Public Hearing has been convened by Minister Marco Aurelio with the purpose of collecting information about the interruption of the pregnancy of anencephalic fetuses, since the discussion on this subject goes beyond the limits of legal knowledge. (participedia.net)
  • The Public Hearing on the interruption of pregnancy of anencephalic fetuses was convened in the course of the trial of ADPF No. 54, filed by the National Confederation of Workers in Health. (participedia.net)
  • According to the National Confederation of Health Workers, in the case of an anencephalic fetus, there is no extra-uterine potentiality of life and, therefore, the interruption of pregnancy in these cases can not be considered a crime of abortion, whose protected legal right is, the life of the unborn child. (participedia.net)
  • to undergo the operation of interruption of pregnancy, based on a medical report attesting the anomaly that struck the fetus. (participedia.net)
  • Further ultrasound testing, once the fetus has been diagnosed with CDH, can help to determine the severity of the disorder and any additional problems that may be present. (disabled-world.com)
  • Due to the lungs, heart and the organs that should be in the abdominal area of the fetus now being in the chest area, the lungs simply don't have the space they need in order to develop properly. (disabled-world.com)
  • More clearly, the interpretation according to the constitution of such devices rule out the crime of abortion setting where there was a delivery of therapeutic advance in the event of fetuses with anencephaly, duly certified by authorized doctor. (participedia.net)
  • If the fetus is expelled before 36 weeks of gestation are completed, it often can survive outside the womb, but artificial assistance, such as intravenous feedings and strict maintainance of the ambient temperature, may be needed during the remainder of its normal developmental period. (encyclopedia.com)
  • fetus The term used for the developing individual in the womb, by convention when it ceases to be called an embryo after about the first two months. (encyclopedia.com)
  • the young while in the womb or egg," from Latin fetus (often, incorrectly, foetus ) "the bearing, bringing forth, or hatching of young," from Latin base *fe- "to generate, bear," also "to suck, suckle" (see fecund ). (dictionary.com)
  • Studies of the Fetus in the Womb are two colored annotated sketches by Leonardo da Vinci made in 1510-1512/13. (wikipedia.org)
  • And that the fetus is completely safe inside the womb. (webmd.com)
  • A pregnant woman exchanges cells with a fetus while it is in the womb. (newscientist.com)
  • The mummy shows signs of an ancient surgical procedure that doctors carried out while the fetus was in the womb, the researchers said. (livescience.com)
  • All of these characteristics "strongly suggest a case of embryotomy," which was a procedure of removing a fetus from the womb, D'Anastasio Italy, told Live Science. (livescience.com)
  • Inside the womb, their fetus was lulled to sleep by another rendition of that dumb Robin Hood song. (tmz.com)
  • By the twentieth week, the heartbeat can be heard through a stethoscope and at twenty-four weeks, the fetus can survive outside the womb if placed in an intensive care unit. (innerbody.com)
  • In a case that drew international attention last year, Canada's Supreme Court ruled that a woman who shot her fetus in the womb had not committed a crime because a fetus is not a person. (chicagotribune.com)
  • If the fetus is born, it is outside the womb and relatively independent of the mother. (theatlantic.com)
  • If the fetus is unborn, it is inside the womb, part of the mother's body, and therefore dependent on the mother and subject to her decisions. (theatlantic.com)
  • The fetus inside the womb is actually called an embryo four weeks after it comes into existence. (innerbody.com)
  • Writing for the Supreme Court, Justice James Allen Main said that while it is undisputed that at no time before the miscarriage the fetus was viable in the sense it could have survived outside the womb, it is disputed as to whether the fetus could have reached viability. (courthousenews.com)
  • We were very careful and made sure that the light was bright enough to enter the womb but not too bright as to be unpleasant or aversive for the fetus," Reid said. (usatoday.com)
  • Furthermore, a for a time after conception a fetus cannot live outside the womb. (conservapedia.com)
  • Her fetus, already named Iver Cohen Benson, has continued to grow in the womb. (reuters.com)
  • The odd tattoo has been designed and placed in a way that it really looks as if you are looking at an x-ray image of a skeletal fetus inside of her womb. (trendhunter.com)
  • Fetus in fetu is a rare condition in which a fetus becomes enveloped by its twin in the womb. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Viability refers to a point in fetal development at which the fetus may survive outside the womb. (wikipedia.org)
  • Descend into Depravity is the sixth studio album by Dying Fetus , released on September 15, 2009. (last.fm)
  • DYING FETUS have announced the addition of session drummer John Longstreth ( ORIGIN , SKINLESS , EXHUMED ) to the group's ranks. (blabbermouth.net)
  • As previously reported, DYING FETUS recently parted ways with vocalist Vince Matthews and are currently carrying on as a four-piece. (blabbermouth.net)
  • This is what happens when laws give officials the authority to treat fertilized eggs, embryos and fetuses as if they are already completely separate from the pregnant woman," said Lynn M. Paltrow, executive director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women in New York, of Ms. Beltran's arrest and confinement. (nytimes.com)
  • In scientific terms, embryos and fetuses are different and mutually exclusive entities. (wired.com)
  • Using samples from a mother and father, researchers for the first time determined the entire genome of a fetus, perhaps ushering in a time when parents know a child's complete DNA blueprint months before birth, The New York Times reports . (bizjournals.com)
  • In Latin, fetus sometimes was transferred figuratively to the newborn creature itself, or used in a sense of "offspring, brood" (cf. (dictionary.com)
  • A fetus may begin thumb-sucking during the fifth month and in the sixth, the fetus gains the grasping reflex, which is familiar in newborn babies. (innerbody.com)
  • THE Committee on Fetus and Newborn and consultants met in Chicago, Illinois, on October 23, 1965, to consider the problem of decontamination of fomites in neonatal units to reduce the incidence of nosocomial infections. (aappublications.org)
  • If you're pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant, talk to your doctor about how best to protect your fetus and help ensure a healthy newborn. (livestrong.com)
  • If a pregnant woman becomes malnourished, the fetus might not get sufficient nutrients or other factors, slowing its growth and possibly resulting in an underdeveloped newborn. (livestrong.com)
  • Written and edited by the leading authorities in the field, the revised 6th edition of this authoritative reference provides the most up to date and complete guidance on infectious diseases of the fetus and newborn. (elsevier.com)
  • WASHINGTON - Health care experts and abortion rights advocates expressed doubts Friday about a Bush administration proposal to define a fetus as an "unborn child" so state insurance programs can pay for prenatal care for some low-income women. (latimes.com)
  • Democratic opponents say the real reasoning behind the legislation is to define a fetus as a person in federal statutes in a broad step aimed at overturning Roe vs. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal nationwide.The measure could be considered by the full House as early as February. (beliefnet.com)
  • If so, the state can also define a fetus as a child under the law which makes it a crime to "endanger" or "neglect any child or helpless person" in a person's custody, the court ruled. (latimes.com)
  • South Carolina is the only state where, by law, a fetus able to live outside its mother's body is considered a person with legal rights. (economist.com)
  • SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- A 17-year-old Utah girl was released from jail after a judge ruled she had not attempted murder when she paid a man to beat her to kill her late-term fetus. (upi.com)
  • The legality of prosecutions such as Crawley's in South Carolina had been in doubt until October, when the state Supreme Court--on a 3-2 vote--ruled that a late-term fetus was covered by the traditional child endangerment law. (latimes.com)
  • Such cancer -causing agents can mix with the oxygen and nutrients that feed a developing fetus. (webmd.com)
  • Plant estrogens, such as that found in soy, can have profound detrimental effects on a developing fetus. (mercola.com)
  • If you're pregnant or thinking of having a baby, you might want to take a look at some new research on the effects of plant estrogens, such as that found in soy, on a developing fetus. (mercola.com)
  • Scientific studies show exposure to toxic chemicals found in everyday products may increase the risk of harm to the developing fetus. (truthout.org)
  • Discusses maternal infections when they are pertinent to the infant or developing fetus. (elsevier.com)
  • The authors, led by Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD, director of the Stanford Cardiovascular Institute and Simon H. Stertzer endowed professor in the departments of medicine and radiology at the Stanford School of Medicine, suggest that their model could offer new insights into the effects of nicotine on individual organs and cells within the developing fetus, and may also be used to optimize drug and environmental toxicity screening. (genengnews.com)
  • Thus, the life of a fetus in fetu is akin to that of a tumor in that its cells remain viable by way of normal metabolic activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fetuses expelled before that period are not viable and are termed either a miscarriage or an abortion. (encyclopedia.com)
  • South Carolina is the only state to have broadly interpreted its child endangerment law to cover a "viable fetus. (latimes.com)
  • South Carolina Atty. Gen. Charles Condon has campaigned on the theme that a "viable fetus is a fellow South Carolinian," and entitled to legal protection. (latimes.com)
  • There is no sharp limit of development, age, or weight at which a fetus automatically becomes viable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Again by convention, the baby remains a fetus until birth , when it becomes an infant (or, for a month, a neonate). (encyclopedia.com)
  • Most cases of fetus in fetu are caught when the host twin is an infant, though there have been cases of people in their 30s and 40s carrying their own twin. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Surgeons remove two fetuses from infant. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Therefore, estrogenic chemical exposure to the female fetus, infant, child, and adolescent all have potential impacts on mucosal immunity in the reproductive tract and, therefore, on adult fertility. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The administration is considering a rule change that would classify a fetus as an unborn child to allow low-income women who lack health insurance, but earn too much to qualify for Medicaid, to receive coverage under a federal-state insurance program limited to children. (latimes.com)
  • This first ever American LP issue of Fetus , the seminal debut album by Franco Battiato - a venerable grand maestro of Italian prog - kicks off a comprehensive reissue series looking at his formative 1971-1978 period. (boomkat.com)
  • A few hours after the prolonged exposure to Duncan, Williams and her fetus died of overwhelming Ebola infection. (dictionary.com)
  • Campylobacter fetus bloodstream infection: risk factors and clinical features. (springer.com)
  • How strange was it, then, that leading news sources referred to the fetus of William and Kate as the "royal baby. (theatlantic.com)
  • People have responded with outrage over the news that aborted fetuses were routinely burned at an incinerator in Oregon that used medical waste to generate electricity. (livescience.com)
  • WBALTV 11 News first reported the discovery of the fetus in a Dumpster located in Bel Air on Tuesday. (wbaltv.com)
  • Bel Air police told 11 News that a woman contacted Baltimore County police, claiming she had put the fetus inside the Dumpster. (wbaltv.com)
  • The result, virtually enshrined into media law, is this: Pre-born beings are to be called fetuses, and post-birth beings are to be called babies. (theatlantic.com)
  • However, I am old enough to remember a time before all the controversy, and the common term was aborted babies, not fetuses. (conservapedia.com)
  • A new realignment of anti-abortion and pro-choice positions may be needed to control the toxic mess that is harming fetuses and the future health of humans. (truthout.org)
  • And even though fetuses are now afforded the disposition rights of humans, they still don't have other rights of personhood -including, for example, the right to life. (nationalreview.com)
  • No reputable scientist has supported fetus experimentation. (wired.com)
  • Aborted fetuses in Indiana, nearly all smaller than a peapod, will no longer be treated as medical waste. (nationalreview.com)
  • In Indiana, State Sen. Travis Holdman has introduced legislation that would make it a felony for providers to perform an abortion because of the sex of the fetus or a potential disability like Down syndrome. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) signed a controversial abortion bill Thursday that, among other things, would ban the procedure if it is sought because the fetus was diagnosed with a disability or defect such as Down syndrome. (washingtonpost.com)
  • At this point, the fetus - whose sex will be determined next week - is already flexing its limbs, having dreams, and starting to swallow. (flavorwire.com)
  • By projecting light through the uterine wall of pregnant mothers, British scientists found that 34-week-old fetuses will turn their heads to look at face-like images. (usatoday.com)
  • A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found that blood-based tests can accurately verify the gender of a fetus as early as 7 weeks. (motherjones.com)
  • The tests were found to be 95% to 99% accurate on fetuses from 7 to 12 weeks old, and nearly 100% accurate at 20 weeks gestation. (motherjones.com)
  • JACKSONVILLE, North Carolina (CNN) -- The remains of an adult and a fetus were found Saturday in a shallow grave in the backyard of the primary suspect in the death of a pregnant Marine, Onslow County Sheriff Ed Brown announced. (cnn.com)
  • Egyptian scientists are carrying out DNA tests on two mummified fetuses found in the tomb of King Tutankhamun to determine whether they are the young pharaoh's offspring, the antiquities authority said Wednesday. (latimes.com)
  • Researchers have found that one of the strongest carcinogens in tobacco smoke is transmitted to developing fetuses when a pregnant woman smokes. (bmj.com)
  • Manhattan prosecutors dropped self-abortion charges today against a young Washington Heights woman whose six-months-gestated fetus was found a month ago in a garbage bag outside her W. 191st Street apartment building. (nypost.com)
  • Certain procedures such as inserting a needle into the fetus to treat maternally-induced anaemias at 19 weeks have been found to induce 3-fold increases in cortisol and a 5-fold increase in beta-endorphin, increase of nor-adrenaline and increase of blood to the head. (dhushara.com)
  • One of the parenting forums I'm on had a rant from one saying how they found it annoying when people call their fetuses stupid nicknames like 'Bean Dip. (cafemom.com)
  • The detectives checked the trash bin and found a package, a plastic bag containing the fetus. (wbaltv.com)
  • The fact that THC seems to stop cancer growth suggests how damaging the chemical could be for a fetus," Gallicano added. (i4u.com)
  • The negative impact on the fetus can include (ref6) poor growth, weak muscle tone, slow development of speech, or heart or facial malformation. (livestrong.com)
  • In Fetus into Man , Professor J. M. Tanner tells the story of growth in language that is both accessible to the nonbiologist and acceptable to the biologist. (harvard.edu)
  • To the Source asked me to opine about the scandal of UK hospitals using the bodies of aborted fetuses to heat hospitals. (nationalreview.com)
  • In March, the British public was shocked to learn that the bodies of thousands of miscarried and aborted fetuses had been incinerated, along with other waste, to heat hospitals. (livescience.com)
  • Despite evidence of harm to the fetus from toxic chemical exposure, Congress hasn't updated the nation's chemical law for more than 30 years. (truthout.org)
  • A pregnant woman was shot in the stomach, killing her 6-month-old fetus, in what Los Angeles police termed a drug-related dispute with a 15-year-old alleged gang member early Saturday. (latimes.com)
  • Chilean boy born with fetus in his stomach. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Last month, we reported that Minnesota lawmakers had introduced a bill that would limit abortions to 20 weeks after conception, based on the (not-scientifically-sound) claim that a fetus can feel pain at that point. (motherjones.com)
  • Abortions past 20 weeks constitute only 1.3% of abortions, but these frequently involve dismemberment of a 22cm long fetus often but not always dead at the critical point. (dhushara.com)
  • Dunn said researchers knew it was possible for light to travel to the fetus and that eyes functioned before birth, but this study allowed a deeper understanding of sight development. (usatoday.com)
  • The researchers, those who criticized their study, even whose who commented on the blog did not invoke the idea that fetuses have no senses. (newser.com)
  • While some researchers have suggested that fetuses yawn, others have disagreed and claim it is simple mouth opening. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The researchers did this by using the 4D video footage to closely examine all events where a mouth stretch occurred in the fetus. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Other researchers take the irksome view that pain cannot be experienced until we have memories and experiences to relate sensations to - making the case that a fetus cannot 'feel' because it has no experience of life. (dhushara.com)
  • Approved along party lines, the measure would allow prosecutors to file separate charges if a crime involved a pregnant women whose fetus was injured. (beliefnet.com)
  • At 24 weeks, the fetus has fully developed eyes, has a hand and startle reflex, is forming footprints and fingerprints, and is forming alveoli in the lungs. (medlineplus.gov)
  • By fifteen weeks, the fetus can kick, curl its fingers and toes, and squint its eyes. (innerbody.com)
  • Authorities believe the 80 fetuses, between three-and-nine-weeks old and preserved some 10 to 20 years ago, may have come from two medical research institutes at the University of Medicine in Iasi and been stored for student experiments. (rferl.org)
  • This week, the Kansas legislature passed a similar bill that would ban abortion at 22 weeks, on the same premise that the fetus can feel pain at that point. (motherjones.com)
  • The goal is to wait until the fetus reaches 34 weeks, giving the baby a greater chance of survival, according to Benson. (reuters.com)
  • Given that the frequency of yawning in our sample of healthy fetuses declined from 28 weeks to 36 weeks gestation, it seems to suggest that yawning and simple mouth opening have this maturational function early in gestation. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • There is no evidence specific pain fibres have grown into the spinal cord at 19 weeks, although this may be due to experimental difficulties with small fetus neurones. (dhushara.com)
  • The fetus is considered full-term between weeks 36 and 40, when it is sufficiently developed for life outside the uterus. (wikipedia.org)