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- adjective medicine Having to do with a
fetusand its mother.
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There was no evidence of a significant effect of the timing of cord clamping on the incidence of postpartum haemorrhage or on feto-maternal transfusion.
Fernandez N, Cooper J, Sprinks M, AbdElrahman M, Fiszer D, et al. (1999) A critical review of the role of the major histocompatibility complex in fertilization, preimplantation development and feto-maternal interactions.
This may be linked to the cardiovascular effects of secretory products of adipose tissue, with implications for the feto-maternal circulation.
The increasing prevalence of obesity constitutes a major health problem in obstetrics with implications for feto-maternal growth and wellbeing.
Samejima Y, Kamiura S, Koyama M (1999) Dynamics of immunoglobulins at the feto-maternal interface.