Iron status at birth and at 4 weeks in preterm-SGA infants in comparison with preterm and term-AGA infants.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the iron status at birth in preterm small for gestational age (SGA) in comparison with preterm appropriate for gestation (AGA) and term-AGA infants. METHODS Mother-infant pairs with gestation of < 37 weeks, both SGA, and preterm-AGA and term-AGA as control were enrolled. Maternal, cord blood and infant blood samples at 4 weeks were… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/14767058.2011.643328

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@article{Mukhopadhyay2012IronSA, title={Iron status at birth and at 4 weeks in preterm-SGA infants in comparison with preterm and term-AGA infants.}, author={Kanya Mukhopadhyay and Ramesh Kumar Yadav and Sai Sunil Kishore and Gurjeevan Garewal and Vanita Dharan Jain and A. Tulika Narang}, journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians}, year={2012}, volume={25 8}, pages={1474-8} }