Umbilical cord

What is Umbilical cord?

The umbilical cord connects a baby in the womb to its mother. It runs from an opening in your baby's stomach to the placenta in the womb.

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can having a battledore placenta increase my risk for pre term labor or an amniotic fluid embolism?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
This is not associated with preterm labor or AFE

Detailed Answer:
The description of a battledore placenta relates to the description...

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my son is 1 week and a day d and his pee pee ring has fallen off and his umbilical cord also but we thought one of them take a few weeks is it to...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It's normal

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Welcome to HCM. Can understand your concerns.

Umbilical cord usually falls within 1 week, this is a...

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how long does it take for marijuana to leave the baby's umbilical cord

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
it takes between 30-60 days

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Hi and welcome to HCM
It takes between 30-60 days depending on several factors such as...

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