Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cocaine Addiction with Pregnancy

Complications of cocaine abuse during pregnancy include:

  • Women who use cocaine during pregnancy give birth to babies prematurely.
  • The children born to cocaine-addicted mothers are often underweight.

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Last Updated: Jun 1, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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