Zinc concentration in umbilical cord tissue and cord plasma in appropriate-for-gestational-age babies.

@article{Arumanayagam1986ZincCI,
  title={Zinc concentration in umbilical cord tissue and cord plasma in appropriate-for-gestational-age babies.},
  author={M Arumanayagam and F. H. W. Wong and Anna Marie Chang and Ramasamyiyer Swaminathan},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={1986},
  volume={23 3-4},
  pages={121-6}
}
Zinc concentration in cord plasma was determined in 148 healthy appropriate-for-gestational-age babies delivered at various gestational ages. Zinc concentration in cord tissue was also determined in 62 of these babies. There was a significant rise in the cord tissue zinc concentration just after the 35th week of gestational age; thereafter the levels… CONTINUE READING