Child's Nervous System

, Volume 34, Issue 2, pp 195–196 | Cite as

Can fetus feel pain in the second trimester? Lessons learned from a sentinel event

  • María J. Mayorga-BuizaEmail author
  • Javier Marquez-Rivas
  • Emilio Gomez-Gonzalez
Letter to the Editor



This study was funded by departmental resources.

Compliance with ethical standards


Neurosurgical Program for OPS was approved by Local (Hospital) and (Regional) Andalusian Health System Ethical Committees in August 2007.


No conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Pediatric Anesthesia Department, Children HospitalUniversity Hospitals Virgen del RocioSevilleSpain
  2. 2.Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children HospitalUniversity Hospitals Virgen del RocioSevilleSpain
  3. 3.Group of Interdisciplinary Physics Engineering SchoolUniversity of SevilleSevilleSpain

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