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A baby usually has all of it's fingerprints by _ weeks old. nine
decrease in blood cells or hemoglobin anemia
10% of pregnancies end in ______. miscarriages
feelings of severe dejection depression
pregnant mothers can______ automatically when they hear another baby crying lactate
If the female is overweight, she is more likely to carry ___________. multiples
How many pounds does the average pregnant female gain? thirty
The _______ expands more than 500 times its normal size. uterus
Babies can taste the _____ their mothers eat in the womb. food
High blood pressure hypertension
The baby gets the food _______ the mother does before

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Pregnancy Crossword

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a condition where there is too much glucose in the patients blood that only affects pregnant women gestational diabetes
overweight pregnant women may need this during labour as they are more likely to have an instrumental delivery epidural
a pregnant woman is at higher risk than normal (20%->25%) of having one of these under 12 weeks if they are obese miscarriage
hypertension, proteinuria are signs of this condition pre-eclampsia
when a fertilised egg implants itself outside the womb - usually in the fallopian tubes ectopic
mothers who are obese are at increase risk their baby being born before its delivery date premature
mothers are screened for this condition of their babies, but the results do not give a definitive diagnosis. the older the mother the more at risk the baby is of having this condition downs syndrome
a diagnostic test for down's syndrome which takes a small amount of placenta which is attached to the uterus out via abdomen or cervix CVS
diagnostic for down's syndrome if beyond 15 weeks, sample of fluid surrounding the baby is taken via abdomen amniocentesis
women are offered this if the down's syndrome tests are positive councelling
test for screening for down's syndrome using a blood sample (10-14wks) and ultrasound (11wk+2d - 14wks) combination test
serum marker that is low in down's syndrome pregnancies PAPP-A
serum marker that is raised in down's syndrome pregnancies beta-hCG
BMI >30 has increased risk of still birth of something in 100 one
15-20% of pregnant women are this category obese

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Unit 3: Maternal and Fetal Nutrition Crossword

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What are calorie-free additives that are used in foods and beverages to make them sweeter during pregnancy? Artificial Sweeteners
What are the birth defects of the brain, spine, or spinal cord called? Neural tube defects
What most available drug can increase the risk of a miscarriage? hint: starts with a c. Caffeine
A health professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding Lactation Specialist
Circular organ in the Uterus Placenta
This is taken by pregnant women for extra nutrients? Nutrition Supplements
The beginning gestational age of eleven weeks Fetal Stage
Cravings involving non-food substances Pica
When food passes through the intestines more slowly Constipation
When women without diabetes develop high blood sugar Gestational Diabetes

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Understanding Sexual Health Crossword

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a virus that attacks the human immune system and is caused by AIDS HIV
a gland in the male reproductive system that makes fluid that helps carry male sex cells to the females body Prostate
male sex cells Sperm
another name for testes testicles
the organs that make sperm and the primary male sex hormone testes
the primary male sex hormone testosterone
a sac of skin in which the testes are kept; helps to regulate temperature Scrotum
region of the male reproductive system in which the sperm mature Epididymis
tubes in which fully mature sperm move from the epididymis and out of the scrotum Vas Deferens
the tube that carries urine and sperm out of the body through the penis urethra
an infection of the skin near the scrotum and groin area of a male Jock Itch
uncontrolled growth of cells of the testes; usually does not cause pain and causes enlargement of the testicle or a small lump testicular cancer
an infection passed from one person to another by sexual contact involving sex organs, the mouth, and rectum STI
a muscular organ of the female reproductive system that holds a fetus during pregnancy uterus
a woman's sex cell Ovum
organs where the ovum are stored in the female body ovaries
the primary female sex hormone estrogen
the ovum travels through the ________ to get from the ovary to the uterus Fallopian tube
connects the woman's outside of the body with her uterus vagina
the process of the ovaries releasing one egg per month after puberty ovulation
the lining of the uterus endometrium
the monthly break down and shedding of the lining of the uterus menstruation
the time when a fertilized egg grows and develops into a baby in the woman's uterus pregnancy
a developing human, from fertilization until the end of the eighth week of pregnancy embryo
a developing human, from the start of the ninth week of pregnancy until birth fetus
an organ that grows in the woman's uterus during pregnancy and allows nutrients, gases, and wastes to be exchanged between mother and fetus placenta
doctors often divide the nine months of a baby's development into 3-month periods called... trimesters
the passage of a baby from its mother's uterus to outside the body birth
the loss of a pregnancy before the 20th week miscarriage
the stage of life when people become sexually mature premature birth
the deliberate choice to refrain from all sexual activity abstinence
a serious disease that destroys the body's immune system AIDS
a virus that attacks the human immune system and that causes AIDS HIV

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Female Reproductive System Crossword

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Holds all the digestive organs abdomen
Fluid surrounding the fetus AmnioticFluid
Fluid filled sac that contains and protects a fetus in the womb AmnioticSac
When a baby is born with a deformity BirthDefects
Opening of the uterus Cervix
Things that you really want during your pregnancy Cravings
Unborn offspring in the process of development Embryo
The normal time your baby should be born in Fullterm
The process of carrying in the womb between conception and birth Gestation
Burning sensation of the chest Heartburn
A swollen vein in the region of the anus Hemorrhoids
Antigen in red blood cells RHFactor
1st fetal movement Quickenting
Organ in fetus nourishes the fetus through the umbilical cord Placenta
A mature female reproductive cell (egg) Ovum
Plugs the cervix MucusPlug
Nausea in pregnancy Morningsickness
An abrupt change in mood Moodswing
Period of 3 weeks in pregnancy Trimester
Attaches the fetus to the placenta during gestation UmbilicalCord

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Female Reproductive System Crossword

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A pair of small glands about the size and shape of almonds that produce female sex hormones such as estrogen and progesterone as well as ova Ovaries
A pair of tubes where eggs travel from the ovaries to the uterus. Fallopian Tubes
A hollow, muscular, pear-shaped organ, also known as the womb, surrounds and supports the developing fetus during pregnancy. Uterus
An elastic, muscular tube that connects the cervix of the uterus to the exterior of the body. It functions as the receptacle for the penis during sexual intercourse and carries sperm to the uterus and fallopian tubes. It also serves as the birth canal by stretching to allow delivery of the fetus during childbirth. Vagina
The collective name for the external female genitalia (ex. clitoris, labia majora, and labia minora) Vulva
The process of producing an ovum and readying the uterus to receive a fertilized ovum to begin pregnancy. Reproductive Cycle
The process in which the ovaries produce a mature ovum Ovulation
As the mature ovum travels through the fallopian tube, the sperm meets and penetrates through it to become a zygote. The zygote goes through rapid cell division to become an embryo Fertilization
Embryo implants itself in the uterus and goes through stages of development. Pregnancy
When the mature ovum is not fertilized, it fails to implant itself into the endometrium. Eventually, the endometrium sheds and the blood exits through the vagina. Menstruation
The production and release of milk to feed an infant. Lactation

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Prenatal Development, Pregnancy, and Birth Crossword

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The pear shaped muscular organ in a woman's abdomen that houses the developing baby Uterus
the neck, or narrow lower portion, of the uterus cervix
slim, pipelike structure that connects an ovary to the uterus fallopian tube
almond shaped organs that contain a woman's eggs ovaries
egg cell containing the genetic material contributed by the mother ovum
the union of sperm and egg fertilization
the expulsion of the ovum ovulation
first 14 days of prenatal development, from fertilization to full implantation germinal stage
a fertilized ovum zygote
hollow sphere of cells formed during the germinal stage in preparation for implantation blastocyst
process in which a blastocyst becomes embedded in the uterine wall implantation
structure projecting from the wall of the uterus during pregnancy through which the develpoing baby absorbs nutrients placenta
structure that attaches the placenta to the fetus, through which nutrients are passed and fetal wastes are removed umbilical cord
bag-shaped, fluid-filled membrane that contains and insulates the fetus amniotic sac
the period of pregnancy gestation
one of the 3 month long segments into which pregnancy is divided trimester
the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected sex infertility
any infertility treatment in which the egg is fertilized outside the womb. abbr. ART
a special hospital unit that treats at-risk newborns, such as lbw and vlbw nicu

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Pregnancy Vocab Crossword

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A flat, circular organ in the uterus of a pregnant person that nourishes and maintains the fetus. PLACENTA
The outer membrane enclosing the Embryo. CHORIONIC
A solid ball of cells resulting from the division of a fertilized ovum. MORULA
An unborn human baby more than 8 weeks after Conception. FETUS
The process of carrying a baby or being carried in the womb. GESTATION
The union of a human egg and sperm occurring the the Fallopian tube. FERTILIZATION
Possesses an inner cell mass which forms the Embryo. BLASTOCYST
Before birth: during or relating to pregnancy. PRENATAL
A flexible cord-like structure connecting the fetus to the placenta. UMBILICAL
Cell formed by the combination of DNA in each gamete; a fertilized ovum. ZYGOTE
Happens about 2 weeks after last menstrual period before pregnancy. CONCEPTION
The attachment of the Blastocyst or Fertilized egg to the wall of the uterus at the start of pregnancy IMPLANTATION
The type of fluid that surrounds a fetus. AMNIOTIC
An unborn or unhatched offspring in the process of development. EMBRYO

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Healthy Pregnancy Crossword

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Medical care during pregnancy PRENATALCARE
Doctor specialized in pregnancy and childbirth OBSTERICIAN
Pregnancy is divided into three periods called TRIMESTER
At routine doctor visits during which trimester will you record medical history and weight, note conditions that could affect the prenancy, and be prescribed prenatal vitamins as needed FIRST
At routine doctor visits during which trimester will you monitor heartbeat of fetus, measure growth of uterus, and monitor for complications using ultrasound and other tool SECOND
During which trimester at routine doctor visits will you check position and size of fetus, check for warning signs of premature birth, check for complications, and discuss birth process THIRD
High-frequency sound waves used in pregnancies to create an image of the fetus ULTRASOUND
Around the 8th week of pregnancy, some undergo this test in which the doctor takes a small piece of the developing placenta CHORIONICVILLUSSAMPLING
This test happens around the 14th week of pregnancy and checks fetal cells naturally found in amniotic fluid for abnormalities AMNIOCENTESIS
Blastocyst implants in the fallopian tube or elsewhere in the abdomen, instead of the uterus ECTOPICPREGNANCY
Death of an embryo or fetus in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy MISCARRIAGE
High blood pressure, swelling of the wrists and ankles, and high levels of protein in the urine PREECLAMPSIA
Diabetes that develop in pregnant women GESTATIONALDIABETES
When pregnant, a women needs to consume 300 more of these CALORIES
This acid is essential for proper development of an embryo's neural tube, which later develops into the spinal cord and brain FOLICACID

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Labor and Delivery Crossword

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Secreation of milk from the breast Lactation
The act of giving birth; childbirth Parturition
Shortening of the uterine muscles occurring at intervals before and during childbirth Contraction
The opening of cervix as it is pulled upward and fetus is pushed downward Dilation
Cervical thinning Effacement
The location of the presenting part of the fetus in the birth canal Station
The fluid-filled sac that contains and protects a fetus in the womb; membranes Amniotic Sac
The top portion of the uterus Fundus
The lower part of the uterus that dilates as labor progresses Cervix
A situation at childbirth where the fetus is in a longitudinal lie and the head enters the pelvis first Vertex
The fetus is in a longitudinal lie with the buttocks or feet closest to the cervix Breech
A synthetic form of oxytocin, used to induce labor Pitocin
A decrease in the fetal heart rate below the fetal baseline Deceleration
A surgical cut made at the opening of the vagina during childbirth Episiotomy
The procedure by which the amniotic sac is deliberately ruptured Amniotomy
The fluid surrounding a fetus Amniotic Fluid
The normal discharge from the uterus after childbirth Lochia
The sensation that a pregnant woman feels when the baby drops Lightening
Used to determine the position of a fetus inside the woman's uterus Leopolds Maneuver

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Child Dev Crossword

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A child 2 to 3 years in devolopment Toddler
A diploid cell resulting from a fertalized ovum Zygote
Neck like passage forming the end of the uterus Cerfix
When the baby's head is fully visible during child birth Crowing
Female reproductive organ made of unfertilized eggs Ovary
Unborn offspring in the process of development Embryo
When fetus exploids from the womb before able to survive Miscarriage
A child 3-5 years in development preschooler
When a baby is born too early Premature
Contractions before child birth labor
Where travel from ovaries to uterus Fallopian tube
Birth of a baby who is born without any signs of life Stillbirth
a dangerous pregnancy complications characterized by high blood pressure toxemia
thinking only of oneself without regarding the feelings of other people egocentric
twins developed by sperate ovums fraternal
twins born from the same split ovum identical
water vitamin given to woman who want to birth a child folic acid
area between the anus and the scrotum or vulva perineum
automatic reaction your body has to something reflexes
drug injected into spinal cord. epidural
surgical cut in between the vaginal area and the anus episiotomy
rope like structure filled with veins and blood vessels attached to a baby umbilical cord
two babies born physically connected to each other conjoined
caring for or encouraging growth and development nurture

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