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Decisions… February 23, 2006

Posted by scan man in Uncategorized.
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I read a superbly written and thought-provoking post titled Inappropriate by Neonatal Doc about a child with holoprosencephaly. I was a bit surprised that there was no mention of whether the diagnosis was made prenatally. An antenatal ultrasonogram should have atleast raised a suspicion. The decision to terminate a pregnancy with a poor outcome would have been far easier than one about appropriate treatment after birth.

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