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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… 
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Background: Fetal macrosomia, defined as a birth weight ≥4,000 g, may affect 12% of newborns of normal women and 15-45% of… 
Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Review
2014
Review
2014
Objective. To determine a precise estimate for the contribution of maternal obesity to macrosomia. Data Sources. The search… 
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… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:  Pregnancies with a macrosomic fetus comprise a subgroup of high‐risk pregnancies. There is uncertainty in the… 
Review
2007
Review
2005
Review
2005
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To quantitate the potential effectiveness and monetary costs of a policy of elective cesarean delivery for fetal… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To determine the gestational ages at which maternal hyperglycemia is most closely related to fetal macrosomia; to… 
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…