Chief of the later signs of pregnancy are "quickening" or fetal movements.
Even in my fetal state I have, by thy favour, become versed in the Shastras and the Vedas with their several branches.
The hand introduced into the womb can detect neither fetus nor fetal membrane.
The germ is usually present in the fetal membranes and also in the aborted fetus.
Here the time of fetal viability outside the womb may be considered.
The fetal mortality in Heiberg's statistics of 271 cases was 66 per cent.
If the fetal head is not engaged in the pelvis, puncture must not be attempted.
This sign, together with the noting of the fetal heartbeat at the seventh month, constitute the positive signs of pregnancy.
Let him lie on his right side, for this favors the complete closure of the fetal heart valve, the foramen ovale.
In the late stages of fetal development the tail growth is relatively rapid.