TITLE

quickening

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1836
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "quickening" is presented. It refers to a woman's initial awareness of the movement of the fetus within her womb. The fetal activity, most commonly, is first reported between 18 and 20 weeks' gestation.
ACCESSION #
21243243

 

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