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...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Fetal macrosomia:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Fetal macrosomia?
Fetal macrosomia: Complications
Review possible medical complications related to Fetal macrosomia:
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....read 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, also fail to be diagnosed with...read 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...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The...read 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...read 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)
is linked to adverse fetal...read 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...read more »
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Fetal macrosomia: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
- Baby & Newborn Health Specialists:
- Womens Health Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
- more specialists...»
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Hospitals & Clinics: Fetal macrosomia
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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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
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Research about Fetal macrosomia
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Clinical Trials for Fetal macrosomia
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Fetal macrosomia include:
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Fetal macrosomia: Broader Related Topics
Types of Fetal macrosomia
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