FETUS AT RISK (FAR)

A baby with significant risk factors for a disability or illness from parental and familial influences. A baby from diabetic parents will have a high risk factor of developing the disease.

FETUS AT RISK (FAR): "Lyn had a foetus at risk from diabetes as both she and Joe and other family members had it."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FETUS AT RISK (FAR)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fetus-at-risk-far/ (accessed April 20, 2018).
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