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what is phantom baby syndrome?

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Asked by momma20082007 at 10:17 PM on May. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I think its when a women is just fat in her belly area. And ppl ask her if shes pregnant... but shes not. :())

    Answer by faithful78 at 10:26 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I had to go google it... thats the first answer I saw...

    Answer by faithful78 at 10:27 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • i watched a show once that had this and its where women basically want to be pregnant so bad they actually "create" a pregnancy in their head. gain baby weight, get morning sickness, skip periods, basically get symptoms of pregnancy from wanting it so bad but at the end of the 40 weeks nothing happens.

    weird and hard to explain.

    Answer by USMC_Elisa at 10:45 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I think it has something to do with a twin - and the twin eventually is absorbed by the other fetus, but it happens really early..... I could be mistaken but I swear I've heard that!

    Answer by stepmom929 at 10:46 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • {step mom } thats fetus in fetal or something like that. not phantom baby.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:45 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • a phantom baby is a twin that is not developed & ens up back in the woman's sytem. it's kind of a strange thing to explain

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:06 PM on May. 8, 2009

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