Premature Babies risks
Premature Babies

  • Physical stress
  • Unhealthy Diet
  • Low-Lying Placenta
  • Failure to Gain Weight
  • Multiple Pregnancies
  • Cervix abnormal
  • History of previous preterm delivery
  • Insufficient weight gain of pregnancy
  • Congenital abnormality of uterus, affecting pregnancy
  • Elevated Alpha-Fetoprotein level in second trimester
  • Infection of amniotic sac and membranes
  • Smoking
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Preeclampsia
  • Recreational Drugs
  • Chronic Disease or Disease
  • Alcohol Abuse in Pregnancy
  • When the placenta covers part or all of the cervix during the last months of pregnancy, this is called placenta previa, or low-lying placenta. Previous pregnancies, pregnancy surgery, or miscarriages are all risk factors.
  • Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral.
  • Infection is the invasion and replication of microorganisms-viruses, bacteria, protozoa, or fungi-in body tissues.
  • Infectious diseases are those that are transmitted from person to person by direct or indirect contact. Viruses, bacteria, parasites, and fungi all cause infectious disease.
  • Preeclampsia is a condition in which a pregnant women has high blood pressure and protein in her urine after the 20th week of pregnancy. Abnormal swelling of the face and hands can be a sign of preeclampsia.
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