Karin Fuchs, Author at Clinical Advisor

Karin Fuchs

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Macrosomia

Macrosomia 1. What every clinician should know Clinical features and incidence Macrosomia is a term used to describe excessive fetal growth. No threshold weight has been universally accepted, but common definitions include a fetal weight above 4,000 or 4,500 grams. The frequency of macrosomia among liveborn infants varies not only with the definition used, but…

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