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Maternity questions - 1.AbruptioPlacentasymptoms

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1. Abruptio Placenta symptoms - Sudden, severe pain, accompanied by uterine rigidity 2. Labor that lasts less than 3 hours - Precipitous Labor 3. Fetal activity under ____ counts per hour is considered serious -3 4. Pitocin or Methergine -oxytocic drugs that stimulate uterine contractions 5. The drug most commonly used in preeclampsia and eclampsia -Magnesium Sulfate 6. Alpha-feto protein - A test using maternal blood to identify certain birth defects and chromosomal  anomalies between 16 and 18 weeks 7. Abortion -Medical term indicating loss of fetus before the age of viability 8. A prolapsed cord for more than 5 minutes usually results in -Damage to Fetal Nervous System or Death 9. A simian crease in the hand may indicate -Chromosomal disturbance such as Downs Syndrome 10. The most common site of ectopic implantation -Fallopian tubes 11. Gestational Diabetes -Cells become resistant to Insulin
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This note was uploaded on 10/06/2011 for the course NU 314 taught by Professor Rock during the Spring '11 term at North Alabama.

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Maternity questions - 1.AbruptioPlacentasymptoms

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