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Fetal macrosomia

Fetal macrosomia: Introduction

Fetal macrosomia: Larger than normal fetal size and weight. Factors that increase the risk of an oversized fetus are maternal diabetes, excessive weight gain, history of large infants, prolonged gestation, maternal obesity, male fetus and tall parents. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fetal macrosomia is available below.

Symptoms of Fetal macrosomia

  • Large fetal size
  • Large fetal weight
  • Large birth size
  • Large birth weight
  • more symptoms...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Fetal macrosomia:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Fetal macrosomia?

Fetal macrosomia: Complications

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Causes of Fetal macrosomia

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Fetal macrosomia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Fetal macrosomia

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or associated more »

Fetal macrosomia: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

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Hospitals & Clinics: Fetal macrosomia

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Fetal macrosomia:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Fetal macrosomia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Fetal macrosomia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fetal macrosomia

Medical research articles related to Fetal macrosomia include:

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Fetal macrosomia: Animations

Research about Fetal macrosomia

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Clinical Trials for Fetal macrosomia

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Fetal macrosomia include:

Fetal macrosomia: Broader Related Topics

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