Fetal fibronectin

What is Fetal fibronectin?

Fetal fibronectin (called fFN) is a protein that acts like a kind of glue. It helps the amniotic sac attach to the lining of uterus (womb).

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Hi i am 29 weeks pregnant and i have a discharge that looks like ricotta cheese what could this be. Also I had a fetal fibernectin test done when i...

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Hi Shelby
You are having 29 weeks pregnancy& fetal fibronectin test positive,
It means,there is risk of preterm delivery,so,take proper bed rest &...

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Hi, I have a history of complete placenta praevia with last baby, delivery at 32wks, 13 yrs ago to live and thankfully healthy daughter. I am now...

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Hello
thank you for your query.
You are definitely having a high risk pregnancy.
AMongst these, the cholestasis is associated with high risk of...

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Hi, I have a history of complete placenta praevia with last baby, delivery at 32wks, 13 yrs ago to live and thankfully healthy daughter. I am now...

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Hi i am 29 weeks pregnant and i have a discharge that looks like ricotta cheese what could this be. Also I had a fetal fibernectin test done when i...

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