Can a Pregnancy Test Be Wrong?

Statistically, 25% women are not sure about pregnancy test results. In fact, express pregnancy tests don’t fail so often. But can you trust their results without any doubts? Or can a pregnancy test be wrong?

Ectopic Pregnancy Symptoms: the Earliest Signs

The misinterpreted ectopic pregnancy symptoms are a rare case. What should you pay attention to in order to avoid terrible complications? If the fertilized egg cell fastens in the ovary, abdominal cavity, fallopian tube or

Missed Period But Not Pregnant – What Should I Do?

Be careful! This material is completely educational. Self-treatment can be dangerous for your health! Only a health professional is able to make out an exact diagnosis, choose a correct treatment, and give advice considering your

Amniotic Fluid Embolism – a Worst-Case Scenario?

Amniotic fluid embolism is a complication during pregnancy or childbirth caused by the ingress of amniotic fluid into the mother’s blood flow. If the pressure in the uterine cavity exceeds the pressure in the mother’s

Pelvic Ultrasound Scan: What Can It Show?

A pelvic ultrasound is an ultrasonic examination of pelvic organs and structures on the subject of pathologies. This ultrasound is based on the echolocation concept – the reception of ultrasonic waves sent and later reflected by different

Amniotic Fluid: It is Time to Test the Waters

Amniotic fluid is vital for a baby. This fluid fills uterine cavity during pregnancy and surrounds the embryo for the whole period of prenatal development. The “reservoir” filled with amniotic fluid is called the afterbirth (fetal bladder),

Fetus Development Malformations: Risk Factors & Types

Inborn malformation (birth-defect) is any persistent anatomical deviation in development of organ or part of the body. It is caused by teratogenic factors or genetic mutations. Causes of intrauterine fetal anomalies. All the known causes