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Refers to pregnancy.

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Q: What is the meaning of gestational?
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What is the medical term meaning pertaining to pregnancy?

Gestational means pertaining to pregnancy.

What is the medical term meaning the form of diabetes that occurs during some pregnancies?

gestational diabetes

Meaning well defined intrauterine gestational sac with single live fetal pole?

A single live fetal pole is referring to the baby in the stage when it is first visible inside the gestational sac. As for the intrauterine gestational sac, that is means the pregnancy is seen within the uterus and is not ectopic.

What are the gestational diabetes diet for?

The gestational diabetes diet if for pregnant patients that are diagnosed with gestational diabetes. If you have gestational diabetes, your obstetrician will generally direct you with a nutritionist who will educate you on the proper diet for your condition.

How do you get Gestational Diabetes?

Gestational diabetes happens occasionally to women when they are pregnant.

What is gestational circulation?

Gestational circulation is the circulation of a fetus while it is in the uterus. All living animals have gone through gestational circulation.

Can you be a gestational surrogate if you have had your tubes tied?

Absolutely! If you are a gestational surrogate your eggs are not used.

What is the gestational period for mammals?

The gestational period is not the same for every type of mammal.

Can you have gestational diabetes with every pregnancy?

If having diabetes in pregnancy, then the chances of having gestational diabetes in the next pregnancy is high as compared to other without gestational diabetes.But many who had gestational diabetes in one pregnancy had give up baby without gestational diabetes in their next pregnancy.

What is the icd 9 code for gestational thrombocytopenia?

Gestational thrombocytopenia is coded to 649.31 - coagulation defects complicating pregnancy and 287.49 for secondary (gestational)thrombocytopenia.

What are effective gestational diabetes recipes?

You can find recipes for a gestational diabetes diet at You can also try There is a sample menu available at

What is a gestational carrier?

A gestational carrier is someone who carries a baby for a couple. It is also known as a surrogate.

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