Preeclampsia and the risk of large-for-gestational-age infants.

@article{Powe2011PreeclampsiaAT,
  title={Preeclampsia and the risk of large-for-gestational-age infants.},
  author={Camille E Powe and Jeffrey L. Ecker and Sarosh Rana and Alice Wang and Elizabeth D Ankers and Jun Ye and RichardJ. Levine and Siddharth Karumanchi and Ravi I. Thadhani},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2011},
  volume={204 5},
  pages={
          425.e1-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE We sought to compare the risk of giving birth to large-for-gestational-age (LGA) infants in women with and without preeclampsia, after adjustment for obesity and glucose intolerance. STUDY DESIGN We conducted secondary analysis of a prospective database of pregnant women with and without preeclampsia who delivered infants from 1998 through 2006 at Massachusetts General Hospital (n = 17,465). RESULTS The risk of LGA was similar in women with and without preeclampsia (odds ratio, 0… CONTINUE READING
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