The Force Incident Manager at West Midlands Police has tweeted an appeal for information from his own Twitter account after a newborn was discovered in a Birmingham park.
Chief Inspector Jack Hadley said finding the mother of the baby girl is 'a priority' for the force.
More top news
Facebook, Twitter and Google "are not simply platforms for the content that others post" because they play a role in shaping what users see.
The condition was revealed by a nine-week scan, which showed the baby's heart and part of her stomach growing outside the body.
The scan of the object will begin on Wednesday, with astronomers using four different radio frequency bands. It will last around 10 hours.