The relation between maternal plasma alpha-fetoprotein and birth weight in twin pregnancies.

Abstract

In the course of routine screening for neural tube defects, maternal plasma alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) was measured between 15 and 23 weeks of gestation in 64 twin pregnancies. Women with AFP levels more than twice the median for singleton pregnancies gave birth to infants with significantly decreased birth weights. Women with AFP less than the median also… (More)

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@article{Brock1979TheRB, title={The relation between maternal plasma alpha-fetoprotein and birth weight in twin pregnancies.}, author={David J. H. Brock and Lilias Barron and Michael S. Watt and Jan Scrimgeour}, journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology}, year={1979}, volume={86 9}, pages={710-2} }