Fetal macrosomia--a continuing obstetric challenge.
- Published Article
Biology of the neonate
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2006
Most cases of fetal macrosomia occur in low-risk pregnancies and evaluation of maternal risks cannot accurately predict which women will eventually give birth to an overweight newborn. After an uncomplicated birth of a macrosomic infant, vaginal delivery may be a safe option for the infant and mother.
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