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Femur-sparing pattern of abnormal fetal growth in pregnant women from New York City after maternal Zika virus infection

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Background Zika virus is a mosquito-transmitted flavivirus, which can induce fetal brain injury and growth restriction following maternal infection during pregnancy. Prenatal diagnosis of Zika virus–associated fetal injury in the absence of microcephaly is challenging due to an incomplete understanding of how maternal Zika virus infection affects fetal growth and the use of different sonographic reference standards around the world. We hypothesized that skeletal growth is ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.ajog.2018.04.047

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Funding agency for:
Gale, M
Grant:
AI104002
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Funding agency for:
Rajagopal, L
Grant:
R01AI100989
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Funding agency for:
Adams Waldorf, K
Grant:
R01AI100989
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Journal website
Volume:
219
Issue:
2
Pages:
187.e1-187.e20
Publication date:
2018-05-05
Acceptance date:
2018-04-26
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EISSN:
1097-6868
ISSN:
0002-9378
Pmid:
29738748
Source identifiers:
859613
Language:
English
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pubs:859613
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uuid:ac030171-274b-4e7b-a1e9-f0b895845262
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pubs:859613
Deposit date:
2018-10-15

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