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… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Pregnancies with a macrosomic fetus comprise a subgroup of high-risk pregnancies. There is uncertainty in the clinical… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Newborn macrosomia is associated with both short- and long-term health risks for the infant, and increases the… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Macrosomic fetuses represent a continuing challenge in obstetrics. OBJECTIVES We studied maternal risk factors of… (More)
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2001
2001
Fetal macrosomia, arbitrarily defined as a birth weight of more than 4,000 g (8 lb, 13 oz) complicates more than 10 percent of… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the relationships among serum leptin, insulin-like growth factor-I, and insulin levels in large for… (More)
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1999
1999
We describe the maternal characteristics in pregnancy with fetal macrosomia, fetal and maternal complications related to… (More)
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1996
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1996
OBJECTIVE To quantitate the potential effectiveness and monetary costs of a policy of elective cesarean delivery for fetal… (More)
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1992
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1992
OBJECTIVE To determine the gestational ages at which maternal hyperglycemia is most closely related to fetal macrosomia; to… (More)
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1990
1990
Two hundred eighty-four macrosomic babies of 4000 g or over at birth were compared with an equal number of appropriate weight… (More)
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1983
1983
The outcome of delivery of infants weighing more than 4000 g born during two time periods 15 years apart was studied… (More)
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