As you navigate your pregnancy, it’s important to know your own health status to ensure the best possible health for your child. While most pregnancies are generally free from serious problems, several factors can make a pregnancy high risk. A woman may have a high-risk pregnancy if she:
If your OB/GYN determines your pregnancy is high risk, he or she may refer you to Anne Arundel Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists. The center offers a number of additional services, including diagnostic procedures, level II obstetric ultrasound, genetic counseling, diabetes education and more. The team will work to ensure your child is healthy and you don’t experience any unexpected hitches throughout your pregnancy.