Existing, formed, or occurring outside the uterus: the first hour of extrauterine life
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- Sonographic evaluation at presentation can usually differentiate between intrauterine and extrauterine pregnancy and offer some prognostic clues.
- Many cardiopulmonary problems related to the transition from an intrauterine to an extrauterine environment become apparent during the first 12 hours after birth.
- Labor is a process through which the fetus moves from the intrauterine to the extrauterine environment.
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