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Fetal Macrosomia

Known as: Macrosomia, neonatal, Fetal Macrosomias, Fetal Macrosomia [Disease/Finding] 
A condition of fetal overgrowth leading to a large-for-gestational-age FETUS. It is defined as BIRTH WEIGHT greater than 4,000 grams or above the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
In 2011, 1 in 3 women who gave birth in the United States did so by cesarean delivery. Cesarean birth can be lifesaving for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVE To determine if a low glycaemic index diet in pregnancy could reduce the incidence of macrosomia in an at risk group… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Pregnancies with a macrosomic fetus comprise a subgroup of high-risk pregnancies. There is uncertainty in the clinical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to examine the birthweight at which risks of perinatal death, neonatal morbidity, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The prevalence of maternal overweight and fetal macrosomia is increasing. Fetal macrosomia is associated with increased… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • J Chatfield
  • American family physician
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 32719818
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has issued new clinical management guidelines on fetal macrosomia… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Oded Langer
  • Clinical obstetrics and gynecology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 40015715
Fetal growth can be considered the outcome of an interaction between the genetic cause of growth and constraints provided by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To quantitate the potential effectiveness and monetary costs of a policy of elective cesarean delivery for fetal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To determine the gestational ages at which maternal hyperglycemia is most closely related to fetal macrosomia; to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The outcome of delivery of infants weighing more than 4000 g born during two time periods 15 years apart was studied… Expand
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