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WHO multicentre study for the development of growth standards from fetal life to childhood: the fetal component
(BioMed Central, 2014-05-02)
Background: In 2006 WHO presented the infant and child growth charts suggested for universal application. However, major determinants for perinatal outcomes and postnatal growth are laid down during antenatal development. ...
Fetal size in the second trimester is associated with the duration of pregnancy, small fetuses having longer pregnancies
(BioMed Central, 2008-07-16)
Background: Conventionally, the pregnancy duration is accepted to be 280–282 days. Fetuses determined by ultrasound biometry to be small in early pregnancy, have an increased risk of premature birth. We speculate that ...