Physiological Changes in Pregnancy
True regarding foetal trunk movements in third Trimester (LQ)
|A||Increases towards term|
|B||Decreases towards term|
|D||none of the above|
Increases towards term
a. By term, the normal number of generalized movements is reduced as a result of cerebral maturation processes, rather than as a consequence of the decrease in the amniotic fluid volume.
b. Simultaneously with the decrease in the number of generalized movements, an increase in facial movements, including opening/closing of the jaw, swallowing, and chewing and of trunk movements is observeD.