Placental Size Is Associated Differentially With Postnatal Bone Size and Density


We investigated relationships between placental size and offspring adolescent bone indices using a population-based, mother-offspring cohort. The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) recruited pregnant women from the southwest of England between 1991 and 1993. There were 12,942 singleton babies born at term who survived at least the… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.2840

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