assisting a woman in labour on a birth chair in the 16th century, from a work by Eucharius Rößlin.
Obstetrics is the medical speciality that deals with helping a woman during pregnancy and childbirth. It is part of gynaecology
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The result of an Ultrasonography: a black and white image that shows a clear view of the interior abdomen.
A dating scan at 12 weeks.