What is a still-born baby?

Answer A stillborn baby is a baby who is born dead

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What is a 'still born baby'?

Can you tell if the baby is autistic before it was born. ie. While the baby is still in the mother's womb?

No, this shows in the child's behavior when the child is a bit older.

Can a baby born prematurely still survive and why?

It depends: how physiologically mature is the infant AND how good is the neonatal care. Babies as little as a pound have survived, whereas bigger ones have died.

Can you donate lungs from a still born baby?

Sadly not. As the death has already occurred within the womb. Also the lungs may have been damaged, not fully formed or full of amneotic fluid. However, always check with a midwife for the latest i... Read More »