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the condition of carrying a developing fetus within the uterus

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"Surprisingly, we've found that animals from mothers fed a high-fat diet during gestation had better learning and memory skills than their counterparts born to mothers fed a regular diet during gestation," Dr Pratico said.
"Surprisingly, we found that animals from mothers fed a high-fat diet during gestation had better learning and memory skills than their counterparts born to mothers fed a regular diet during gestation," Dr Pratico said.
The scientists found that deliveries that took place after 41 weeks of gestation or beyond had a greater risk of stillborns or newborn deaths within the first 28 days of delivery.
Therefore, this experiment could be determine the effect of supplementation in the early gestation periods on the prepartum energy balance and its relation to the ovulation period uterine involution and fertility.
Median values (standard curves) of hCG, AFP, uE3 and Inh A were created in normal healthy pregnant women at 15-18 weeks of gestation (figure-1-4) (table).
Body weight and backfat thickness of sows were measured at mating, d 110 of gestation, 24 h postpartum and d 21 of lactation.
A relationship between the plasma concentration of 17-OHPC at 26-30 weeks' gestation and the incidence of preterm birth would offer proof of efficacy and could help elucidate the therapeutic dosing; if there is no relationship, we revert to the question of whether the agent really works.
More recently, it was demonstrated that intravaginal devices (IVDs) impregnated with medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) can also efficiently maintain gestation (GASPERIN et al., 2011; FRELING et al., 2013).
For example, the gestational ages at which the parieto-occipital fissure (POF) was first visualized in these studies varied from 18.5 to 24 weeks.[sup][9],[10] Moreover, very few studies have described the progression of gyration over time.[sup][8],[11],[12] This study aimed to describe and measure the normal ultrasonographic features of cortical sulcus development (especially the insula, SF, POF, and calcarine fissure [CF]) in human fetus between 18 and 41 weeks of gestation in a large Chinese population.
* "A single course of corticosteroids is recommended for pregnant women between 24 0/7 weeks and 33 6/7 weeks of gestation, including for those with ruptured membranes and multiple gestations." This guidance is supported by many high-quality trials and meta-analyses.
Conclusion: Perinatal mortality and morbidity in twin gestation decreased as the gestation advanced.
Methods: One hundred and eighty patients who were admitted into the hospital from February 2013 to February 2014, received clinical diagnosis and were confirmed as ectopic gestation by surgery were selected as research objects.
After adjusting for other factors that can impact the risk of pre-term birth, such as tobacco smoking and obesity, researchers found that continued marijuana use through 20 weeks of gestation was associated with a five-fold increase in the risk of pre-term birth.
(1) in the most recent Technical Bulletin on post-term pregnancy, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists reiterated the threshold of 42 weeks of gestation as the definition of post-term pregnancy.