intrauterine

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intrauterine

within the womb

intrauterine

[¦in·trə′yüd·ə·rən]
(anatomy)
Being or occurring within the uterus.
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Intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) and controlhypoxia and normoxia rat mean pulmonary artery pressure (mPAP).
It is concluded that ultrasound biometry combined with multi vessel doppler ultrasound provides better evaluation of clinically suspected cases of intrauterine growth retardation as well as predicts severity of disease.
This metabolism of fish oil to thromboxane A3 and prostacyclin 13 in pregnant women is the basis for theorizing that fish oil may help prevent pregnancy induced hypertension (PIN) or intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR).
1 Different causes identified by various authors are intrauterine growth retardation, placental insufficiency, immune suppression, infections, and adverse drug reactions.
The primary infection is likely to have a more important effect on fetus than recurrent infection and may cause congenital anomalies, spontaneous abortion, intrauterine fetal death, intrauterine growth retardation, prematurity, stillbirth, and live born infants with the evidence of disease (Maruyama et al.
At review, it was decided to induce labour, in view of the severe intrauterine growth retardation and prematurity, good Bishop Score, adequate control of blood pressure and no signs of maternal deterioration.
In fact, the letter noted, exposure to ozone in-utero has been linked with lower birthweights and intrauterine growth retardation.
Angiogenesis and vascular transformation are important processes in the normal development of the placenta; abnormal angiogenesis and vascular transformation are considered to be two of the main reasons for preeclamptic pregnancies and intrauterine growth retardation.
Smoking during pregnancy, history of intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), and gestational hypertension increased the risk of SGA birth.
In developing countries, including India, the majority of LBW infants because of intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) are born small at term (> 37 wk of gestation) with only 6.
The effectiveness of antenatal care in preventing intrauterine growth retardation and low birth weight due to preterm delivery.

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