Secular trends of macrosomia in southeast China, 1994-2005

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p818
Academic Journal
The article presents a medical research conducted on secular trends of macrosomia in southeast China during 1994-2005. It mentions that macrosomia is associated not only with higher risks of maternal and neonatal complications but also with health risks in adulthood. It examines trends in neonatal macrosomia and large-for-gestational-age (LGA) births among singleton, live, term, and postterm births.


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