birth weight

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Related to Fetal growth restriction: Small for gestational age, IUGR

birth weight

or birth·weight (bûrth′wāt′)
n.
The weight of an infant at birth.
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Multicenter screening for pre eclampsia and fetal growth restriction by transvaginal uterine artery Doppler at 23 weeks of gestation.
"We know that there is a lasting impact on the health of babies born with fetal growth restriction because organs and tissues like the heart, pancreas, muscles, and liver, are very sensitive when they are developing in the womb.
[13] SFH measurement has a negative predictive value of 76.8%, implying that if it is within normal limits it is unlikely that there is fetal growth restriction or placental insufficiency.
Extracted data included authors, year of publication, sample size, gestational age at screening, intelligence score, BW, preterm delivery, intrauterine distress and fetal growth restriction.
Management of these fetal conditions such as early onset fetal growth restriction (FGR), TTTS, non-immune hydrops, and structural and/or functional heart diseases require DV assessment.
Maas, "Placenta and fetal growth restriction," Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol.
A healthy 33-year-old Japanese woman, gravida one, para zero, with no family history of malformations or genetic disorders, was referred to our hospital because of fetal growth restriction and multiple fetal malformations at 30 weeks of gestation.
Fetal growth restriction (FGR) is not identical with SGA, as FGR denotes a pathological constraint of the genetic growth potential.
Evaluation of an optimal gestational age cut-off for the definition of early- and late-onset fetal growth restriction. Fetal Diagn Ther 2014; 36: 99-105.
Association between maternal exposure to ambient air pollutants during pregnancy and fetal growth restriction. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17(5):426-432, PMID: 16736056, https://doi.org/ 10.1038/sj.jes.7500503.
KEY WORDS: Fetal Growth Restriction; Middle Cerebral Artery Doppler Sonography; Perinatal Outcome