Can a fetus contract pneumonia?

Answer Yes, a fetus can have congenital pneumonia. One type would be early-onset GBS (group B strep) disease, which can develop into pneumonia. It is what took my own child's life.

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How can an unborn baby contract pneumonia?

That sounds like Ketotosis to me he is dehydrated

Why a 7 month old fetus has more chance to survive after premature delivery than an 8 months old fetus?

Answer well since i been doing research on fetuses, my girlfriend is pregnant i believe that a 7 month old fetus can survive preterm birth because of development, so does the 8 month old fetus, but... Read More »

Will the yolk sac found during an ultrasound given at 8 weeks develop into a fetus while the other sac has clearly already developed into a fetus during a multiple birth?

Answer If my toddler was vomiting from the heat, the first thing I would do is give her cold water to drink and take her to the emergency room immediately.

Can you get pneumonia again after having the pneumonia vaccination?