fetal warfarin syndrome

n.

A fetal syndrome caused by administration of warfarin to a pregnant woman and resulting in fetal bleeding, nasal hypoplasia, optic atrophy, and fetal death.

Nearby words

  1. fetal placenta,
  2. fetal position,
  3. fetal souffle,
  4. fetal tissue implant,
  5. fetal tissue transplant,
  6. fetation,
  7. fetch,
  8. fetch and carry,
  9. fetch up,
  10. fetched


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