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  • fetus
  • METHODS: One hundred consecutive selective termination procedures were performed by transabdominal injection of potassium chloride into the heart or umbilical vein of an anomalous fetus in a multifetal pregnancy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • This series suggests that selective termination is a reasonable option to consider when one abnormal fetus is found in a multifetal pregnancy with dichorionic placentation. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The hematologic disease may precede or follow FERTILIZATION and it may or may not have a deleterious effect on the pregnant woman or FETUS. (bioportfolio.com)
  • While the consensus among physicians is the safety of the mother supersedes the safety of the developing fetus, changes in the anticoagulation regimen during pregnancy can be performed to minimize the risks to the developing fetus while maintaining therapeutic levels of anticoagulants in the mother. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main issue with anticoagulation in pregnancy is that warfarin, the most commonly used anticoagulant in chronic administration, is known to have teratogenic effects on the fetus if administered in early pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infections
  • 670) Major puerperal infection (670.04) Endometritis, postpartum (671) Venous complications in pregnancy and the puerperium (671.44) Thrombophlebitis, postpartum (672) Pyrexia of unknown origin during the puerperium (673) Obstetrical pulmonary embolism (674) Other and unspecified complications of the puerperium, not elsewhere (675) Infections of the breast and nipple associated with childbirth (675.14) Abscess of breast, postpartum (675.94) Mastitis, lactating, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples include: Chickenpox Chlamydia Herpes simplex or Neonatal herpes simplex HIV Human T-lymphotropic virus Syphilis Infections in pregnancy also raise particular concerns about whether or not to use drugs in pregnancy (that is, antibiotics or antivirals) to treat them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Venous
  • A study of more than 200,000 women came to the result that admission to inpatient care during pregnancy was associated with an 18-fold increase in the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) during the stay, and a 6-fold increase in risk in the four weeks after discharge, compared with pregnant women who did not require hospitalization. (wikipedia.org)
  • gastrointestinal
  • Additionally, an 81% increase in incidence of upper gastrointestinal complications occurs, which include perforations, obstructions, or gastrointestinal bleeding as in all nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypertension
  • 642) Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium (642.0) Benign essential hypertension complicating pregnancy childbirth and the puerperium (642.1) Hypertension secondary to renal disease complicating pregnancy childbirth and the puerperium (642.2) Other pre-existing hypertension complicating pregnancy childbirth and the puerperium (642.3) Transient hypertension of pregnancy (642.33) Gestational hypertension, antepartum (642.4) Mild or unspecified pre-eclampsia (642.5) Severe pre-eclampsia (642.6) Eclampsia, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often, a woman who develops HELLP syndrome has already been followed up for pregnancy-induced hypertension (gestational hypertension), or is suspected to develop pre-eclampsia (high blood pressure and proteinuria). (wikipedia.org)
  • Acute
  • Detection of vWD is complicated by vWF being an acute phase reactant with levels rising in infection, pregnancy, and stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Sometimes a symptom that is considered a discomfort can be considered a complication when it is more severe. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can have severe complications and high mortality despite treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • While mild cases are often successfully treated with conservative measures, such as fasting and aggressive intravenous fluid rehydration, severe cases may require admission to the intensive care unit or even surgery to deal with complications of the disease process. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnant women
  • Vaccination campaigns usually focus special attention on people who are at high risk of serious complications if they catch the flu, such as pregnant women, children over six months, the elderly, and people with chronic illnesses or weakened immune systems, as well as those to whom they are exposed, such as health care workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like other alkylating agents, cyclophosphamide is teratogenic and contraindicated in pregnant women (pregnancy category D) except for life-threatening circumstances in the mother. (wikipedia.org)
  • preterm
  • There is no clear evidence that treatment of asymptomatic candidal vulvovaginitis in pregnancy reduces the risk of preterm birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • In those at risk, the hormone progesterone, if taken during pregnancy, may prevent preterm birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Complications from preterm births resulted in 0.81 million deaths in 2015 down from 1.57 million in 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preterm and postterm are defined above, whereas premature and postmature have historical meaning and relate more to the infant's size and state of development rather than to the stage of pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abortion
  • 630) Hydatidiform mole (631) Other abnormal product of conception (632) Abortion, missed (633.1) Ectopic pregnancy, tubal, no IUP (633.9) Ectopic pregnancy, no IUP, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • secondary
  • No secondary complications of iron overload developed or worsened during pregnancy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Secondary complications from febrile episode should be monitored, and most individuals live without any need for treatment Additionally, stem cell transplantation should be considered as a treatment (and cure), which is best done in early age. (wikipedia.org)
  • anticoagulation
  • A complication in anticoagulation using low-molecular weight heparin in a patient with a mechanical valve prosthesis. (biomedsearch.com)
  • In individuals who require an artificial heart valve, consideration must be made for deterioration of the valve over time (for bioprosthetic valves) versus the risks of blood clotting in pregnancy with mechanical valves with the resultant need of drugs in pregnancy in the form of anticoagulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, the indications for anticoagulation during pregnancy are the same as the general population. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to these indications, anticoagulation may be of benefit in individuals with lupus erythematosus, individuals who have a history of DVT or PE associated with a previous pregnancy, and even with individuals with a history of coagulation factor deficiencies and DVT not associated with a previous pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • A consensus on the correct anticoagulation regimen during pregnancy is lacking. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Clinical, hematologic, and biochemical findings in cattle infected with lumpy skin disease during an outbreak in southwest Iran. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This study was performed to determine the clinical, hematologic, and biochemical findings in animals affected with lumpy skin disease (LSD) in southwest Iran. (bioportfolio.com)
  • heparin
  • Unfractionated heparin, low molecular weight heparin, warfarin (not to be used during pregnancy) and aspirin remain the basis of antithrombotic treatment and prophylaxis both before and during pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dysfunction
  • The deleterious effects of thyroid dysfunction can also extend beyond pregnancy and delivery to affect neurointellectual development in the early life of the child. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finding more women with thyroid dysfunction meant that the women could have treatment and management through their pregnancies. (wikipedia.org)
  • involves
  • Health communication strategies to decrease teen pregnancies include the employment of entertainment-education (E-E), which involves embedding health messages in an entertainment media vehicle that is. (bioportfolio.com)
  • hypercoagulability
  • Pregnancy itself is a factor of hypercoagulability (pregnancy-induced hypercoagulability), as a physiologically adaptive mechanism to prevent post partum bleeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, pregnancy can cause hypercoagulability by other factors, e.g. the prolonged bed rest that often occurs post partum that occurs in case of delivery by forceps, vacuum extractor or Caesarean section. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several pregnancy complications, such as pre-eclampsia, cause substantial hypercoagulability. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypercoagulability states as a pre-existing condition in pregnancy include both acquired ones, such as antiphospholipid antibodies, and congenital ones, including factor V Leiden, prothrombin mutation, proteins C and S deficiencies, and antithrombin III deficiency. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conditions
  • These proteins may be pregnancy-specific (present only during pregnancy) or pregnancy-associated (present during pregnancy or under other conditions such as hormone therapy or certain malignancies. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The symptoms and discomforts of pregnancy are those presentations and conditions that result from pregnancy but do not significantly interfere with activities of daily living or pose a threat to the health of the mother or baby. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • Three patients spontaneously aborted, and one women electively terminated her pregnancy 2 weeks after the procedure. (biomedsearch.com)
  • A study conducted on European women indicated that higher exposure to particulate matter during the initial first weeks of their pregnancy resulted in low birth weight babies This toxin is also considered to be the most dangerous of the three because it can be basically anything small enough to be inhaled. (wikipedia.org)
  • In such circumstances, women who wish to continue with a pregnancy require extra medical care, often from an interdisciplinary team. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, this risk is small overall and appears more significant in women who have had such complications in an earlier pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among unintended pregnancies in the United States, 60% of the women used birth control to some extent during the month pregnancy occurred. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women who have never carried a pregnancy achieving more than 20 weeks of gestation age are referred to as nulliparous. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women with lupus have pregnancies that are higher risk but are mostly successful. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • Examining the Effects of MTV's 16 and Pregnant on Adolescent Girls' Sexual Health: The Implications of Character Affinity, Pregnancy Risk Factors, and Health Literacy on Message Effectiveness. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This study is evaluating the effectiveness of three evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention (TPP) programs in reducing sexual risk-taking behaviors of youth. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Pregnancy after the age of 35 augments the risk of VTE, as does multigravidity of more than four pregnancies. (wikipedia.org)
  • abnormal
  • OBJECTIVE: To determine whether transabdominal selective termination of one or more abnormal fetuses in a multifetal pregnancy with dichorionic placentation is a safe and effective procedure. (biomedsearch.com)
  • prevention
  • Alternatives For Girls (AFG) is offering LeadHer as a gender-specific teen pregnancy prevention curriculum to girls between the ages of 14-19 years old who live in Wayne County, MI. (bioportfolio.com)
  • robust
  • Rather, expenditure cuts are associated with small reductions in teen pregnancy rates, a result which is robust to a number of alternative specifications and tests for causality. (bioportfolio.com)
  • infections
  • Systemic maternal viral infections can also affect the pregnancy, and these can be especially dangerous, because pregnant women suffer higher virus-associated morbidity and mortality than do nonpregnant counterparts. (jci.org)
  • Scores of conditions, including pregnancy itself, as well as infections such as TB that are especially prevalent in Africa, have been shown to affect the immune system in ways that cause positive reactions with test kits used to diagnose "HIV" infection, but have nothing to do with HIV. (newmediaexplorer.org)
  • Serious opportunistic infections have not been observed, and no complications have specifically been attributed to lymphocytopenia. (rxlist.com)
  • Voriconazole is used to treat invasive aspergillosis and candidiasis and fungal infections caused by Scedosporium and Fusarium species, which may occur in immunocompromised patients, including people undergoing allogeneic bone marrow transplant (BMT), who have hematologic cancers or who undergo organ transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immunoglobulin therapy is also used in some treatment protocols for secondary immunodeficiencies such as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), some autoimmune disorders (such as immune thrombocytopenia and Kawasaki disease), some neurological diseases (multifocal motor neuropathy, stiff person syndrome, multiple sclerosis and myasthenia gravis) some acute infections and some complications of organ transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • 670) Major puerperal infection (670.04) Endometritis, postpartum (671) Venous complications in pregnancy and the puerperium (671.44) Thrombophlebitis, postpartum (672) Pyrexia of unknown origin during the puerperium (673) Obstetrical pulmonary embolism (674) Other and unspecified complications of the puerperium, not elsewhere (675) Infections of the breast and nipple associated with childbirth (675.14) Abscess of breast, postpartum (675.94) Mastitis, lactating, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children born prematurely are at highest risk for developing Infant respiratory distress syndrome, gastrointestinal, and hematologic diseases, central nervous system (CNS) problems such as hearing loss, are more prone to infections, and at risk for hearing and vision loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples include: Chickenpox Chlamydia Herpes simplex or Neonatal herpes simplex HIV Human T-lymphotropic virus Syphilis Infections in pregnancy also raise particular concerns about whether or not to use drugs in pregnancy (that is, antibiotics or antivirals) to treat them. (wikipedia.org)
  • hypertension
  • The presentation of individuals with alpha-thalassemia consists of: Jaundice Fatigue Pronounced forehead Gallstones Hypertension (during pregnancy) Alpha-thalassemias are most commonly inherited in a Mendelian recessive manner. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood
  • The National Advisory Committee on Blood and Blood Products of Canada (NAC) and Canadian Blood Services have also developed their own separate set of guidelines for the appropriate use of immunoglobulin therapy, which strongly support the use of immunoglobulin therapy in primary immunodeficiencies and some complications of HIV, while remaining silent on the issues of sepsis, multiple sclerosis, and chronic fatigue syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • The deleterious effects of thyroid dysfunction can also extend beyond pregnancy and delivery to affect neurointellectual development in the early life of the child. (wikipedia.org)
  • Term pregnancy is 37 to 41 weeks, with early term being 37 and 38 weeks, full term 39 and 40 weeks, and late term 41 weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • delivery
  • Therefore, during a second pregnancy a woman would be described as gravida 2, para 1 and upon live delivery as gravida 2, para 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • Preterm and postterm are defined above, whereas premature and postmature have historical meaning and relate more to the infant's size and state of development rather than to the stage of pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • weeks
  • Women who have never carried a pregnancy achieving more than 20 weeks of gestation age are referred to as nulliparous. (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • Complications or failures of pregnancy cannot be explained simply by malabsorption, but by the autoimmune response elicited by the exposure to gluten, which causes damage to the placenta. (wikipedia.org)
  • woman
  • In pregnancy, changes in the levels of female sex hormones, such as estrogen, make a woman more likely to develop candidal vulvovaginitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pregnancy, also known as gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside a woman. (wikipedia.org)