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Fetal akinesia sequence

fetal akinesia sequence (FAS) is an event that can occur with a lack of fetal movement (fetal akinesia). This results in 

Epidemiology

The esimated prevalence is at ~ 1 in 3000 births.

Pathology

In utero fetal movement in considered essential for normal fetal growth. In FAS intra uterine immobility is thought to be triggered by a number of factors which include

Associations

See also

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