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Preterm delivery, low birthweight and small-for-gestational-age in liveborn singleton babies resulting from in-vitro fertilization.

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The Medical Research Council In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Register report on births resulting from assisted conception in Great Britain demonstrated a high incidence of preterm and low birthweight babies. This incidence remained high even when the analysis was restricted to singleton babies. The present paper investigates possible risk factors for prematurity, low birthweight and small-for-gestational-age (SGA) in singleton IVF births. Thirteen per cent of singleton IVF babies were preterm, 1...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
Human reproduction (Oxford, England) More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
3
Pages:
425-428
Publication date:
1992-03-01
EISSN:
1460-2350
ISSN:
0268-1161
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:33090
UUID:
uuid:f8160f37-52ea-4393-889d-5583d6dd79ed
Local pid:
pubs:33090
Source identifiers:
33090
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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