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Pregnancy, hemivertebra - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hI
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   hi
User :   my wife pregnany had a scan for 35 weeks
Doctor :   ok
User :   report says hemivertebra
Doctor :   ok
User :   like one of the spine bone
User :   is missing or not seen or some thing
User :   pls expain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   It is a congenital anomaly where a spine bone goes missing
User :   is it confirmed or once the baby is born we can find that
Doctor :   It usually is confirmatory when a pregnancy antenatal scan is done
Doctor :   and you would only have to lookforward to any deformities when your Baby has born

Doctor :   two or more hemivertebrae on the same side are likely to result in
scoliosis that progresses as the child grows.
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