Fetal and Maternal Medicine are sub-specialty science among Gynecologists.
Fetal medicines help with ensuring the health and well being of the unborn child inside the mother’s uterus as a potential patient.
In recent times, families are getting nuclear and awareness of giving birth to a healthy child increases, fetal medicines have come to play a more significant role worldwide.
Maternal medicines, on the other hand, help pregnancies that are affected by the serious disease of the mother. Examples include diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid problems and more.
These conditions get worse during pregnancy, which put the life of the mother, as well as the unborn baby, at risk. Managing them with maternal medicine specialists can significantly help minimize this risk for better care and outcome.