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In Utero Exposure Scenario

Question:   A woman receives 35 rads (0.35 Gy) to the abdomen.  She conceived 8 days ago.   From the exposure, her fetus is at greatest risk of:

    A.  Prenatal death
    B.  Mental retardation
    C.  Major structural abnormality
    D.  Leukemia


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