5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- cephalocaudal sequence
- fetal stage
- low birth weight
- a The final period of prenatal development, lasting seven months, characterized by physical refinements, massive growth, and the development of the brain.
- b A substance that crosses the placenta and harms the fetus.
- c ...
- d The naturally occurring loss of a pregnancy and death of the fetus.
- e The developmental principle that growth occurs in a sequence from head to toe.
5 Multiple choice questions
- An illness that a child gets by inheriting two copies of the abnormal gene that causes the disorder.
- A physical or neurological problem that occurs prenatally or at birth.
- One of a pair of almond-shaped organs that contain a woman's ova, or eggs.
- Chemical substances released in the bloodstream that target and change organs and tissues.
5 True/False questions
trimester → Male organs that manufacture sperm.
in vitro fertilization → The union of sperm and egg.
dominant disorder → An illness that a child gets by inheriting one copy of the abnormal gene that causes the disorder.
genetic testing → A blood test to determine whether a person carries the gene for a given genetic disorder.
chorionic villus sampling → A blood test to determine whether a person carries the gene for a given genetic disorder.