The relationship of placental grade to fetal size and growth at term.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Among 246 term patients undergoing ultrasonic evaluation within 1 week of delivery, a grade-three placenta was found in 39.4%. Advanced placental maturity was not associated with altered fetal growth rates or an increase in small- or large-for-gestational infants. At term, advanced placental maturity is not associated with aberrant fetal growth.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Miller, JM; Brown, HL; Kissling, GA; Gabert, HA

Published Date

  • January 1988

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 19 - 21

PubMed ID

  • 3276334

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0735-1631

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1055/s-2007-999645


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States