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Pregnancy and Childbirth

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Pregnancy: Pregnancy (General) | Discomforts | Drugs | Exercise | Later-Age Pregnancy | Nutrition | Pregnancy Loss | Prenatal Tests | Risks to Pregnancy | Teenage Pregnancy

Childbirth: Birthing Options | Childbirth (Labor and Delivery) | Newborn Screening Tests | Multiple Births | Premature Birth | Postpartum Depression

Other Topics: General Pregnancy and Childbirth | Preparing for Pregnancy


Prenatal Tests

Overviews
Prenatal Testing: Who Should Consider It?:Mayo Clinic
Prenatal Tests:Nemours Foundation
Routine Tests in Pregnancy:ACOG
Common Tests During Pregnancy:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Special Tests for Monitoring Fetal Health:ACOG
Prenatal Testing:MedlinePlus


Specific Tests
Amniocentesis:March of Dimes
Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS):March of Dimes
Fetal Fibronectin (fFN): A Test for Preterm Delivery:March of Dimes
Genetic Testing, see Genetics and Birth Defects, Genetic Testing
Maternal Blood Screening for Birth Defects:March of Dimes
Ultrasound:March of Dimes
Fetal Ultrasound:Mayo Clinic [Slide Show]


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