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Prenatal Ultrasound Portraits Draw Criticism

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Prenatal Ultrasound Portraits Draw Criticism

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Prenatal Ultrasound Portraits Draw Criticism

Prenatal Ultrasound Portraits Draw Criticism

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Health officials are concerned about the new popularity of using ultrasound technology for prenatal portraits. The Food and Drug Administration warns that this non-medical use is both inappropriate and potentially harmful to fetal development. NPR's Debbie Elliott reports.

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