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BACKGROUND Birth weight is known to fluctuate with season of birth, however, there is little information about seasonal variation in neonatal anthropometric measures. AIMS The aim of this study was to examine seasonal fluctuations in birth weight and selected anthropometric measures. STUDY DESIGN AND SUBJECTS The birth weight of singletons born after at(More)
Pregnancies occurring simultaneously in different body sites (heterotopic pregnancies) are a rare condition thought to occur in 1 of 30,000 spontaneous pregnancies. Individual cases may occur after in vitro fertilization (IVF) or gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT). In the past 4 1/2 years, our unit has performed 6,204 IVF/GIFT or pronuclear stage(More)
The social circumstances of women with exnuptial unplanned pregnancies were surveyed, and the differences between those continuing with their pregnancy and those who decided to terminate their pregnancy were compared. Women who continued their pregnancies were younger, poorer, less educated, and more likely to be employed in unskilled jobs when compared(More)
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