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Labor
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/normal-labor-and-delivery/labor

May 1st, 2021 - Labor is a series of rhythmic, progressive contractions of the uterus that gradually move the fetus through the lower part of the uterus (cervix) and birth canal (vagina) to the outside world.

Delivery
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/normal-labor-and-delivery/delivery

May 1st, 2021 - Delivery is the passage of the fetus and placenta (afterbirth) from the uterus to the outside world.

COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Among Pregnant Women During Pregnancy — Eight Integrated Health Care Organizations, United States, December 14, 2020–May 8, 2021
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7024e2.htm?s_cid=mm7024e2_w

Jan 1st, 2021 - As of May 2021, 16% of pregnant people identified in CDC’s ...

Assessment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Surveillance — Pennsylvania, 2019
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7002a3.htm?s_cid=mm7002a3_w

Jan 1st, 2021 - The incidence of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), a withdrawal syndrome associated with prenatal opioid or other substance exposure ...

Assessment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Surveillance — Pennsylvania, 2019
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7002a3.htm?s_cid=mm7002a3_w

Jan 1st, 2021 - The incidence of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), a withdrawal syndrome associated with prenatal opioid or other substance exposure ...

COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Among Pregnant Women During Pregnancy — Eight Integrated Health Care Organizations, United States, December 14, 2020–May 8, 2021
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7024e2.htm?s_cid=mm7024e2_w

Jan 1st, 2021 - As of May 2021, 16% of pregnant people identified in CDC’s ...

First do no harm: valproate and medicines safety in pregnancy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7518898
The British Journal of General Practice : the Journal of ... Robson J, Moss N et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2020 - First do no harm: valproate and medicines safety in pregnancy.|2020|Robson J,Moss N,McGettigan P,Beardsley SJ,Lovegrove E,|Pregnancy,drug therapy,drug therapy,adverse effects,

Miscarriage
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/miscarriage

Oct 1st, 2020 - A miscarriage is the loss of a fetus due to natural causes before 20 weeks of pregnancy.

Placenta Previa
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/placenta-previa

Oct 1st, 2020 - Placenta previa is attachment (implantation) of the placenta over the opening of the cervix, in the lower rather than the upper part of the uterus.

Rh Incompatibility
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/rh-incompatibility

Oct 1st, 2020 - Rh incompatibility occurs when a pregnant woman has Rh-negative blood and the fetus has Rh-positive blood.

Pemphigoid Gestationis
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/pemphigoid-gestationis

Oct 1st, 2020 - Pemphigoid gestationis is an intensely itchy rash that occurs during or just after pregnancy.

Stillbirth
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/stillbirth

Oct 1st, 2020 - Stillbirth is death of a fetus after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

Vasa Previa
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/vasa-previa

Oct 1st, 2020 - In vasa previa, membranes that contain blood vessels connecting the umbilical cord and placenta lie across or near the opening of the cervix—the entrance to the birth canal.

Placental Abruption
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/placental-abruption

Oct 1st, 2020 - Placental abruption is the premature detachment of a normally positioned placenta from the wall of the uterus, usually after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/preeclampsia-and-eclampsia

Oct 1st, 2020 - Preeclampsia is new high blood pressure or worsening of existing high blood pressure that is accompanied by excess protein in the urine and that develops after the 20th week of pregnancy. Eclampsia is seizures that occur in women with preeclampsia and that have no other cause.

Hyperemesis Gravidarum
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/hyperemesis-gravidarum

Oct 1st, 2020 - Hyperemesis gravidarum is extremely severe nausea and excessive vomiting during pregnancy.

Intra-Amniotic Infection
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/intra-amniotic-infection

Oct 1st, 2020 - Intra-amniotic infection is infection of the tissues around the fetus, such as the fluid that surrounds the fetus (amniotic fluid), the placenta, the membranes around the fetus, or a combination.

Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/pruritic-urticarial-papules-and-plaques-of-pregnancy

Oct 1st, 2020 - Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy are intensely itchy rashes that occur only during pregnancy.

Ectopic Pregnancy
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/complications-of-pregnancy/ectopic-pregnancy

Oct 1st, 2020 - Ectopic pregnancy is attachment (implantation) of a fertilized egg in an abnormal location.

Prenatal delineation of a distinct lethal fetal syndrome caused by a homozygous truncat...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.61858
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; El-Dessouky SH, Issa MY et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - Kinase D-interacting substrate of 220 kDa (KIDINS220) is a transmembrane protein playing integral role in growth mediating pathways in the nervous and cardiovascular systems. KIDINS220 heterozygous truncating variants that affect the protein's C-terminus have been associated with a phenotype, so far described only in few unrelated children, including spastic paraplegia, intellectual disability,...