This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: amniocentesis can give feedback that the Ultrasonography can not do, it is also stated to be associated with heightening the risk of a miscarriage. Most miscarriages happen within the first trimester of prenatal development, due to the extra attention that is needed during the early stages of development. When an unplanned pregnancy occurs, one may not take the right precautions during the first trimester which could result in a fatal miscarriage. The specified reasons for miscarriages continue, to indicate why only half of conceptions actually survive to birth; but maybe, knowing the reasons can assist in raising the number to more than half of conceptions surviving to birth. While I am not stating that there isnt plenty of uncontrollable reasons for miscarriages, but that there are even more preventable reasons for miscarriages occurring at such high numbers....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course EDPS 325 taught by Professor Gould during the Fall '07 term at Eastern Michigan University.
- Fall '07