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Pregnancy: Introduction

Definition Pregnancy is where the young, or embryo and then foetus , is carried in a woman's uterus for a period of aproximately 9 months (38 weeks post- conception ), from conception to delivery .

This section contains information on the following aspects of a pregnancy:


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