EVALUATION OF AN INFANT'S PHYSICAL CONDITION, USUALLY PERFORMED 1 MINUTE AND 5 MINUUTES AFTER BIRTH
METHOD OF VENTILATORY SUPPORT WHEREBY THE PATIENT BREATHES SPONTANEOUSLY WITHOUT MECHANICAL ASSISTANCE AGAINST THRESHHOLD RESISTANCE, WITH PRESSURE ABOVE ATMOSPHERIC MAINTAINED THE AIRWAY THROUGHOUT BREATHING
A NEONATE WEIGHING LESS THAN 1 KILOGRAM AT BIRTH
MATERIAL THAT COLLECTS IN THE INTESTINES OF A FETUS AND FORMS THE FIRST STOOLS OF A NEWBORN
GAS THAT IS ADMINISTERED TO DECREASE PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
REFERS TO AN INFANT WHOSE FETAL GROWTH WAS ACCELERATED AND WHOSE SIZE AND WEIGHT AT BIRTH ARE ABOVE THE 90TH PERECENTILE OF APPROPRIATE-FOR-GESTATIONAL-AGE INFANTS, WHETHER DELIEVERED PREMATURELY, AT TERM, OR LATER THAN TERM
COMMON CARDIOVASCULAR ANOMALY OF INFANTS IN WHICH THE DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS EITHER FAILS TO CLOSE OR REOPENS AFTER BIRTH
CLINICAL SYNDROME SEEM IN INFANTS SOON AFTER BIRTH AND CHARACTERIZED BY ABNORMALLY INCREASED PULMONARY VASCULAR RESISTANCE
ABNORMAL OCULAR CONDITION THAT OCCURS IN SOME PREMATURE OR LOW-BIRTH-WEIGHT INFANTS WHO RECEIEVE OXYGEN
A NEWBORN WHO WEIGHS LESS TAN 95% PERCENTILE OF WEIGHT FOR NEWBORNS
a barrier contraceptive
sac-like structure that surround and protects the testes
a fluid-like sac containing an ovum
a score of a newborn
another name for mannary glands
a gland that aids in the motility of semen
funnel shaped opening into the fallopian tubes
highly contagious condition by a bacteria Neisseria ____
a greenish material that collects in the intestine of a newborn
a sore caused by syphillus
neonatal intensive care unit
the top of the uterus
coiled tube at the upper part of each testicle
the innermost membrane that surrounds the embryo/fetus
first movement of the fetus in utero
sperm, males gametes
postpartum vaginal discharge for 4-6 weeks after childbirth
the period of child development in the mother's uterus
is a woman who has never been pregnant
pain during sexual intercourse
a specialist in diagnosing and treating diseases of the female reproductive system
male sex hormone
rupture of an ovary
fallen or dropping down of an organ or internal part
abnormal discharge from the uterus
The cervix stretching. A doctor uses this to know when a women is about to have her baby.
A birth canal, allows the baby to be delivered.
The process of childbirth.
A doctor who concentrated on childbirth and pregnancy.
Used to help a baby make its way to the birth canal if its having trouble.
An arrangement that allows the newborn baby to sleep alongside its mother in her hospital room rather than in a nursery.
An infant that is born three weeks before the due date, weighs less than 5 pounds and 8 ounces.
When individuals form a close relationship.
This type of birth can be done when a vaginal birth is not safe for the baby or the mother's health or life.
Narrow outer end of the uterus.
Assisting a pregnant female in giving birth.
A doctor who concentrated on the care of children.
First form of milk produced after childbirth
Time for mother after the baby is born
A rating system, tests a newborn's physical conditions
The period of the child after the birth
Non-medically trained,helps deliver babies
Muscle walls of uterus working to expel the baby
Umbilical cord, placenta, and amniotic sac that is delivered after the baby.
Medically trained, helps deliver babies
Open space in baby's head where bones have not joined
The pear shaped muscular organ in a woman's abdomen that houses the developing baby
the neck, or narrow lower portion, of the uterus
slim, pipelike structure that connects an ovary to the uterus
almond shaped organs that contain a woman's eggs
egg cell containing the genetic material contributed by the mother
the union of sperm and egg
the expulsion of the ovum
first 14 days of prenatal development, from fertilization to full implantation
a fertilized ovum
hollow sphere of cells formed during the germinal stage in preparation for implantation
process in which a blastocyst becomes embedded in the uterine wall
structure projecting from the wall of the uterus during pregnancy through which the develpoing baby absorbs nutrients
structure that attaches the placenta to the fetus, through which nutrients are passed and fetal wastes are removed
bag-shaped, fluid-filled membrane that contains and insulates the fetus
the period of pregnancy
one of the 3 month long segments into which pregnancy is divided
the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected sex
any infertility treatment in which the egg is fertilized outside the womb. abbr.
a special hospital unit that treats at-risk newborns, such as lbw and vlbw
Needle puncture of the amniotic sac to withdraw amniotic fluid for analysis.
System of scoring an infant's physical condition 1 and 5 minutes after birth.
Sampling of placental tissues (chorionic villi) for prenatal diagnosis.
Mental deficiency and slowed growth caused by chromosome abnormality.
Hemolytic disease in newborns caused by blood group incompatibility between mother and fetus.
Continuous recording of the fetal heart rate and contractions to assess fetal status and progress of labor.
Refers to shiny/glassy membrane that forms in the lung sacs.
Acute lung disease commonly seen in premature newborns.
Accumulation of fluid in the brain.
First stool of a fetus.
Relating to newborn children (the first 28 days of life).
A baby is born before 37 completed weeks of pregnancy.
What does the P in 'APGAR' stand for?
Narrowing of the opening of the stomach to the duodenum.
A protein necessary for proper lung function.
first 28 days of life of newborn of any gestational age
first year of life refers
12th week of gestation to delivery
complete expulsion from the mother
A fetus is defined from 8 weeks after conception until term while in the uterus.
fetal death is divided into
birth of a baby at fewer than 37 weeks' gestational age,
poor growth of a fetus while in the mother's womb during pregnancy.
incomplete development of the lungs,
deprivation of oxygen to a newborn infant
drawing blood for a child or infant is
best room location for painful procedure
a newborn infant
eutectic mixture of local anesthetics
another name for pacifiers
neonatal screening test
an infant born before 37 weeks of gestation
inflammation of the bone due to bacterial infection
inflammation of the bone and its cartilage
winged safety infusion needle
Occurring before birth; prenatal:
period around childbirth, especially the five months before and one month after birth
abnormality in the heart's rhythm, or heartbeat pattern
abnormally rapid heart rate
Relating to the period immediately succeeding birth and continuing through the first 28 days
A sudden onset of a symptom or disease
slowness of the heartbeat
A sensation in which a person is aware of an irregular, hard, or rapid heartbeat.
Excessive discharge of blood
a disease having no known cause
Difficulty in breathing
can breathe only when standing upright
high-pitched sound in inhalation or exhalation
Originating in the mind
pain in the muscles between the ribs
mucus that is coughed up from the lower airways
upper central region of the abdomen.
persistent, unexplained crying in a healthy baby
the vomiting of blood.
refusal or loss of the ability to swallow
Presence of an excessive amount of gas in the stomach and intestines
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
darkening of the feces by blood
offensive odor of the breath
lack of feeling or sensation
an involuntary trembling of the body or limbs
painful or difficult urination
The presence of blood in the urine.
involuntary discharge of urine, esp during sleep
A state of drowsiness; sleepiness.
the mental processes
A bluish discoloration of the skin
A liquid that coats the inside of the lungs
Breathing disorder that affects newborns
RDS is more common in _____ infants
Abnormally rapid breathing
The _____ breathing tube allows surfactant to go directly into the lungs
A little cavity, pit, or cell, as a cell of a honeycomb
Pauses in breathing that last for a few seconds
Each of the pair of organs situated within the rib cage
Urgent treatment is needed inside a _____ intensive care unit
A reflex that is seen in normal newborn babies, who automatically turn the face toward the stimulus and make sucking (rooting) motions with the mouth when the cheek or lip is touched.
REFLEX: Something, such as a nipple (breast or bottle) or parent’s finger, touching roof of baby’s mouth
REFLEX: occurs after the sole of the foot has been firmly stroked. The big toe then moves upward or toward the top surface of the foot. The other toes fan out
is a neonatal condition involving a serosanguinous, subcutaneous, extraperiosteal fluid collection with poorly defined margins caused by the pressure of the presenting part of the scalp against the dilating cervix (tourniquet effect of the cervix) during delivery.
abnormal head shape that results from pressure on the baby's head during childbirth.
large expanding collection of blood beneath the scalp
A large reddish-purple capillary malformation of the face or neck, usually not elevated above the skin
raised benign blood vessel tumor usually on face or neck
blue spot, congenital dermal melanocytosis, and dermal melanocytosis is a benign, flat, congenitalbirthmark with wavy borders and irregular shape
waxy or cheese-like white substance found coating the skin of newborn human babies
red rash in neonates
fine, soft hair, especially that which covers the body and limbs of a human fetus or newborn
Mature germ cell, either sperm (male) or ovum (female)
embedding of the zygote in the uterine lining
innermost layer of the fetal membrane
navel (belly button); marks the site of the attachment of the umbilical cord to the fetus
unborn offspring from the beginning of the ninth week to of pregnancy until birth
inflammation of the amnion
inflammation of the umbilicus
rupture of the uterus
outermost layer of the fetal membrane
cell formed by the union of the sperm and the ovum
producing an embryo
pertaining to milk
before childbirth (reference to the mother)
producing milk (by stimulation)
first pregnancy (a woman in her first pregnancy)
physician who studies and treats disorders of the new born
many births (a woman who has given birth to two or more offsprings)
vaginal discharge after childbirth
first stool of the new born
individual who practices midwifery
act of giving birth
infant born before completing 37 weeks of gestation
system for rapid neonatal assessment at 1 minute and 5 minutes after birth
study of the newborn
study of malformations
beginning of pregnancy
development of new individual from conception to birth
fluid within the amniotic sac which surrounds the fetus
structure that grows on the wall of the uterus during pregnancy
membranous bag that surrounds the fetus before delivery
cancerous tumor of the chorion
fetus with a small head
incision of the vulva
surgical puncture to aspirate amniotic fluid
pretaining to birth
thin milky fluid secreted by the breast during pregnancy and the first days after birth
birth of a fetus through an an incision in the mothers abdomen and uterus
scanty amnion water (less than the normal amount of amniotic fluid)