The role of amniotic fluid in influencing neonatal birth weight

@article{Burjonrappa2010TheRO,
  title={The role of amniotic fluid in influencing neonatal birth weight},
  author={Sathyaprasad C. Burjonrappa and Elise Crete and Sylvie Bouchard},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={30},
  pages={27-29}
}
Objective:We studied 123 neonates with atresias of the gastrointestinal tract at different levels to assess the role of amniotic fluid in the growth and development of the gastrointestinal tract. Our hypothesis was that significant differences in birth weight between groups otherwise comparable would suggest an intrauterine nutritive role for amniotic fluid… CONTINUE READING