Diagnosis of intrauterine growth retardation by a simple clinical method: measurement of uterine height.

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Generally there is a tendency to underrate the value of uterine height in the diagnosis of intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR). This fact is probably due to the lack of standard normal values for this measurement. In a group of 298 healthy pregnant women, the 10th, 50th, and 90th percentile were calculated by week of amenorrhea. Uterine height was… (More)

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@article{Belizn1978DiagnosisOI, title={Diagnosis of intrauterine growth retardation by a simple clinical method: measurement of uterine height.}, author={Jos{\'e} Miguel Beliz{\'a}n and Jos{\'e} Villar and J C Nard{\'i}n and Julio D Malamud and L S De Vicurna}, journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1978}, volume={131 6}, pages={643-6} }