A high-risk pregnancy is one in which the mother or her fetus is at increased risk for health problems. The determination of a high-risk pregnancy is based on the mother's current health status, age, and pregnancy history, as well as the presence of a genetic disorder in either parent.
Specifically, a pregnancy is considered high risk when a woman:
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