19 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Today was my target scan nd doctor has written echogenic foci seen in LV what does it actually mean.

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Answer: Hi dear. It means small calcium deposits on the muscles of baby's heart. Mostly it doesn't cause any health issues. Don't worry
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