Posts Tagged ‘monosomy X’

Finding a Genetic Explanation for Stillbirth

Posted by • December 5th, 2012

Within the word “stillbirth” is almost unbearable contradiction, an image of immobility and silence when what we expect is rigorous movement, a loud and explosive cry, a rapid and hammering heartbeat, all the physical warmth of new life.  Parents who confront a stillborn child are forced to deal with the viscerality of this contradiction, requiring… Read More…