Foetus

  • 28-year-old woman delivers 10 stillborn babies on the way to hospital 17-12-2013 11:00 AM

    In an extremely rare case, a 28-year-old woman in Madhya Pradesh delivered 10 babies - but all stillborn, a doctor said on Monday. Anju Kushwaha from Koti village in Satna district was being taken to the Sanjay Gandhi Memorial hospital, 125 km away in neighbouring Rewa district, after she went...
  • US: Girls stopped for shoplifting at Victoria's Secret had human foetus in bag 18-10-2013 11:04 AM

    Security guards who stopped two 17-year-old girls suspected of shoplifting at a Victoria's Secret on Thursday found a human foetus inside a bag one of them was carrying, New York City police said. Both teens were placed in police custody after the discovery on Thursday afternoon at the midtown Manhattan...
  • Foetus found in a restaurant toilet in US 21-08-2013 12:58 PM

    Owners of a popular sports-theme restaurant in US were shocked to discover a foetus in the women's restroom when the toilet refused to flush properly. The gruesome finding was made in the ladies' restroom at the Starters Pub in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County in Pennsylvania. On Monday, after scrubbing...
  • Maharashtra doctors aborting girl child in other states 29-05-2013 11:04 AM

    Mumbai: After the crackdown by the Maharashtra government on the doctors allegedly indulging in aborting female fetus in the state, the racket has now shifted to the neighbouring states. The racket of aborting female fetus is now operating in the states bordering Maharashtra as the doctors have set up their...
  • 4D scans show foetuses yawn in the womb: Study 22-11-2012 01:56 PM

    London: Unborn babies not only hiccup, swallow and stretch in the womb, they also yawn, a new study has found. The 4D scans of 15 healthy foetuses, by Durham and Lancaster Universities, also suggest that yawning is a developmental process which could potentially give doctors another index of a foetus'...
  • Delhi doctor to pay five lakhs for botched up abortion 13-11-2012 11:09 PM

    New Delhi: The city's top consumer court has asked a doctor to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation to a woman whose abortion he botched up not once but twice in 1997, leading to severe medical complications and her uterus being removed. Kusum Pahwa, a resident of west Delhi, alleged that...
  • Maharashtra: 9 female foetuses found in drain 11-06-2011 07:49 AM

    Parli, Maharashtra: Amidst the concerns of deteriorating sex ratio, nine female foetuses have been found in a drain in Maharashtra's Beed district. Police have registered an FIR against unknown persons after the story was first reported on IBN Lokmat. The shocking discovery comes amid concerns that Beed district has the...
  • Battling cancer during pregnancy 04-02-2011 08:59 PM

    Mumbai: It was the happiest moment of her life. A positive pregnancy test and yet, just six months later, the devastating news - a diagnosis of advanced breast cancer. John Kazi, Cancer Patient said, "I thought I will die the next day. You know that's the big C word -...
  • Mom's bone marrow cure for unborn babies 19-01-2011 07:00 PM

    London: Scientists, including an Indian -origin researcher, claim to have developed a "miracle" stem cell treatment which uses mothers' bone marrow to cure deadly blood diseases in babies who are still in the womb. Stem cell transplants into unborn babies have long been a Holy Grail for doctors. Now, Dr...
  • Chilean woman found carrying brainless foetus 27-12-2010 01:13 PM

    Santiago: A Chilean woman, who is 36 weeks pregnant, has been found to carry a foetus which has no brain. After learning about her baby's condition, Claudia Pizarro, who also suffers from cancer of the uterus, has appealed to a court to let her undergo a therapeutic abortion. Pizarro presented...
  • 5th female foetus found in Udaipur 05-09-2006 01:30 PM

    ...