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The womb is the small, hollow, pear-shaped organ in a woman's pelvis. This is the organ in which a baby grows. Also called uterus.
Johns Hopkins Children’s Center doctors save a newborn baby with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Johns Hopkins Children’s Center doctors save a newborn baby with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Lifelong excess weight almost doubles the risk of developing womb cancer, shows study

Lifelong excess weight almost doubles the risk of developing womb cancer, shows study

Researchers investigate Zika virus and Dengue virus co-immunity

Researchers investigate Zika virus and Dengue virus co-immunity

Researchers construct first single-cell atlas of postnatal lung development in humans and mice

Researchers construct first single-cell atlas of postnatal lung development in humans and mice

Pandemic-era birth data reveals significant fall in cesarian, induced deliveries

Pandemic-era birth data reveals significant fall in cesarian, induced deliveries

As red states push strident abortion bans, other restrictions suddenly look less extreme

As red states push strident abortion bans, other restrictions suddenly look less extreme

Prolonged bed rest immediately after embryo transfer linked with reduction in chances of pregnancy

Prolonged bed rest immediately after embryo transfer linked with reduction in chances of pregnancy

Raising tax on cigarettes averts thousands of newborn deaths, study reveals

Raising tax on cigarettes averts thousands of newborn deaths, study reveals

Novel approach pinpoints genetic variants involved in congenital heart disease

Novel approach pinpoints genetic variants involved in congenital heart disease

Novel test uses cervical screening samples to detect breast and ovarian cancer

Novel test uses cervical screening samples to detect breast and ovarian cancer

Children are more exposed to microplastics than adults, says expert

Children are more exposed to microplastics than adults, says expert

Researchers assess outcomes of a self-care program for women with pelvic organ prolapse

Researchers assess outcomes of a self-care program for women with pelvic organ prolapse

Unhealthy vaginal microbiome in mothers may contribute to infant deaths and altered development

Unhealthy vaginal microbiome in mothers may contribute to infant deaths and altered development

COVID-19 vaccination does not affect fertility outcomes in patients undergoing in-vitro fertilization

COVID-19 vaccination does not affect fertility outcomes in patients undergoing in-vitro fertilization

Death rates from ovarian cancer are predicted to fall by 2022 in EU countries

Death rates from ovarian cancer are predicted to fall by 2022 in EU countries

New report reveals the alarming global impact of Group B streptococcus

New report reveals the alarming global impact of Group B streptococcus

Birth during the pandemic associated with slightly lower scores in infants' motor and social skills

Birth during the pandemic associated with slightly lower scores in infants' motor and social skills

SARS-CoV-2 infection and immunity in pregnancy and fetal development

SARS-CoV-2 infection and immunity in pregnancy and fetal development

New parents slapped with surprise bills for treating newborns

New parents slapped with surprise bills for treating newborns

Pandemic poses short- and long-term risks to babies, especially boys

Pandemic poses short- and long-term risks to babies, especially boys