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Getting “done” for concealment of pregnancy: Does a woman have a duty to inform healthcare staff of her pregnancy status?

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Original languageEnglish
TypeBlog contribution to BMJ Medical Ethics
Published17 Jan 2022

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Is a woman under a legal obligation to declare her pregnancy to health care professionals? If she is under no such duty, how does this align with policies on concealed pregnancy? This blog contribution explores the law, policies and ethics of this situation.

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