infanticide

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Words related to infanticide

a person who murders an infant

murdering an infant

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x/abstract) study by Anna M Spielvogel and Heidi C Hohener, from the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, associated denial of pregnancy with psychological conflicts, claiming ".
Miller: First, it is important to assess the patient for delusions about the pregnancy or the fetus, including psychotic denial of pregnancy.
Denial of pregnancy can increase the risks of prematurity and low birth weight and the need for neonatal intensive care, and is likely to have a psychological impact on the woman as well.
EDS: ADDING DETAILS OF PRINCESS' CONDITION AND AGENCY'S DENIAL OF PREGNANCY AS CAUSE)
Prof Brockington says denial of pregnancy happens - for a variety of reasons - in about one in 500 cases.