Breathing problems will not become apparent until the infant does in fact start to breathe air. Prenatal ultrasound can detect some structural heart problems in the unborn child, and some of these may secondarily affect the lungs and/or cause respiratory problems in their own right.
- Q How often does my baby move in the womb?
- Q During pregnancy, when will I start feeling my baby move?
- Q Can I tell the gender of my baby by my belly shape?
- Q What are fetal therapeutic procedures?
- Q When does the sense of smell develop in a fetus?
- Q How do intermittent and continuous fetal monitoring differ?