fetus

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fetus

noun baby, embryo, genesis, immature stage, life, origination, seed, source, starting point, unborn young
See also: embryo
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To foster truly informed choice, counselors should candidly discuss not only the challenges of bringing a genetically anomalous fetus to term and raising a potentially disabled child, but the psychological and emotional downsides of terminating on genetic grounds.
The deeply personal decision whether to bring a genetically anomalous fetus to term has psychological, economic, and social ramifications that can last a lifetime--this is why prenatal genetic counseling is so crucial.

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