Fetal

  • (adj): Of or relating to a fetus.
    Example: "Fetal development"
    Synonyms: foetal

Some articles on fetal:

List Of ICD-9 Codes 760–779: Certain Conditions Originating In The Perinatal Period
... Congenital malformation due to exogenous toxicity (Q86, 760.7) Alcohol Fetal alcohol syndrome Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder Other Fetal warfarin syndrome Fetal hydantoin syndrome Prenatal cocaine exposure ...
Lecithin-sphingomyelin Ratio - Evaluation
... The lecithin–sphingomyelin ratio is a marker of fetal lung maturity ... The outward flow of pulmonary secretions from the fetal lungs into the amniotic fluid maintains the level of lecithin and sphingomyelin equally until 32–33 ... An L–S ratio of 2 or more indicates fetal lung maturity and a relatively low risk of infant respiratory distress syndrome, and an L/S ratio of less ...
List Of Medical Abbreviations: F
... fasting blood sugar F/C fevers and/or chills FDC follicular dendritic cells FDIU fetal demise in utero FDP fibrin degradation product Fe iron FEF25–75 forced ... use of these units is generally deprecated in modern medicine in favor of mL) FM fetal movement FMF fetal movements felt FMP first menstrual period (that is, menarche) FMPP ...
ST Segment - In Fetal Monitoring
... In fetal electrocardiography, ST waveform analysis (sometimes abbreviated STAN) is used to get an indication of increasing levels of fetal base deficit ...
Barraquer–Simons Syndrome - Causes
... the health status of the fetus should be ascertained with modalities such as an electronic fetal monitor ... Fetal health assessment is particularly important during the third trimester to reduce the risk of intrauterine fetal death associated with progressive lipodystrophy ...