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Sampling and Definitions of Placental Lesions: Amsterdam Placental Workshop Group Consensus Statement.
CONTEXT -The value of placental examination in investigations of adverse pregnancy outcomes may be compromised by sampling and definition differences between laboratories. OBJECTIVE -To establishExpand
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Consensus definition of fetal growth restriction: a Delphi procedure
To determine, by expert consensus, a definition for early and late fetal growth restriction (FGR) through a Delphi procedure.
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Causes of death and associated conditions (Codac) – a utilitarian approach to the classification of perinatal deaths
A carefully classified dataset of perinatal mortality will retain the most significant information on the causes of death. Such information is needed for health care policy development, surveillanceExpand
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Angiotensin‐converting enzyme‐2 (ACE2), SARS‐CoV‐2 and pathophysiology of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‐19)
Angiotensin‐converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) has been established as the functional host receptor for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS‐CoV‐2), the virus responsible for the currentExpand
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A placental cause of intra-uterine fetal death depends on the perinatal mortality classification system used.
Different classification systems for the cause of intra-uterine fetal death (IUFD) are used internationally. About two thirds of these deaths are reported as unexplained and placental causes areExpand
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The Tulip classification of perinatal mortality: introduction and multidisciplinary inter‐rater agreement
Objective  To introduce the pathophysiological Tulip classification system for underlying cause and mechanism of perinatal mortality based on clinical and pathological findings for the purpose ofExpand
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Consensus Based Definition of Growth Restriction in the Newborn
Objective To develop a consensus definition of growth restriction in the newborn that can be used clinically to identify newborn infants at risk and in research to harmonize reporting and definitionExpand
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Making stillbirths visible: a systematic review of globally reported causes of stillbirth
Stillbirth is a global health problem. The World Health Organization (WHO) application of the International Classification of Diseases for perinatal mortality (ICD‐PM) aims to improve data onExpand
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A multilayered approach for the analysis of perinatal mortality using different classification systems.
Many classification systems for perinatal mortality are available, all with their own strengths and weaknesses: none of them has been universally accepted. We present a systematic multilayeredExpand
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Oxidative stress in placental pathology.
The most important function of the placenta is the exchange of nutrients and oxygen between a mother and her fetus. To establish a healthy functioning placenta, placentation needs to occur withExpand
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