Coexistent Maternal Disease and Intrauterine Growth Restriction

  • Janet R. Ashworth
  • Philip N. Baker

Abstract

A plethora of different coexistent maternal diseases has been linked to the development of IUGR; if any maternal disease is of sufficient severity, IUGR may ensue. Examples of reported associations with IUGR include maternal diabetes, cardiac disease, thyrotoxicosis, asthma, anaemia and chronic hypertension.

Keywords

Heparin Malaria Thrombin Prednisolone Triglyceride 

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