Can an electrical shock hurt the fetus of a pregnant woman?

Answer ABSTRACTQUESTION A 24-year-old patient of mine, who was 23 weeks pregnant at the time, suffered a minor electric shock while using her hair dryer. She said she felt the current in her right hand an... Read More »

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Will a baseball thrown at a full term pregnant woman's stomach hurt the fetus inside?

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Can a low voltage shock from a household appliance such as a DVD player cause problems to a pregnant woman and baby?

Answer NO, any shock would harm the mother before it harmed the baby.