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Pregnancy Complications

Beyond Zika: Don't Overlook Other Pregnancy Infections
Mar 20, 2016
Amanda Moen, details other pregnancy infections that may cause Zika-like symptoms, and explains how this may be an opportunity to educate patients about other serious infections to be aware of during pregnancy.
Placenta Accreta: Diagnosis, Risks and Recovery
Mar 18, 2016

For some women, however, a high-risk pregnancy may present unexpected difficulties and challenges along the way. High-risk pregnancy or maternal-fetal medicine specialists at BWH provide specialized care for mothers with placenta accreta.

Pregnancy Complications: Placenta Accreta
Mar 18, 2016
Placenta accreta occurs when the placenta—the organ that provides nutrients and other support to a developing fetus—attaches too deeply to the uterine wall, leading to complications during child birth.
Why Are Babies Breech?
Mar 09, 2016

Your uterine and pelvic muscles, tissues and fascia are unbalanced. Think of your uterus like a ballon. As the baby grows, the uterus does too, taking up more and more of your abdominal cavity. 

Hemorrhage Warning Signs During Pregnancy
Mar 08, 2016

Bleeding may occur at various times in pregnancy. Although bleeding is alarming, it may or may not be a serious complication. The time of bleeding in the pregnancy, the amount, and whether or not there is pain may vary depending on the cause.

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