What is Omphalocele?

It is a genetic defect in which the abdominal organs as liver, intestines fail to be inside the abdomen and lie in a sac outside the abdominal wall. It has a high rate of mortality.

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Last year my wife's 7 month abortion due to Large omphalocele, and all taste are normal but fasting sugar 104, this month my doctor advice my wife...

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Ecosprin is given to reduce the paltelet clumping and thus increases the placental blood flow. It prevents IUGR....

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My 8-year old granddaughter has had many health issues. born with an omphalocele which was repaired, also has had inguinal hernia repairs and...

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I can understand your problem. Your granddaughter has been through a lot. Portal...

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I took a TTT test when I was almost 13weeks pregnant and am not satisfied with either the quality of service in hospital or the results. am...

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QUADRUPLE test is best. Both are safe.

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