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neonatal

of or relating to newborn children, esp in the first week of life and up to four weeks old

neonatal

[¦nē·ə′nād·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a newborn infant.
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It is difficult to define exact numerical value of pathologic neonatal hypoglycemia.
The susceptibility to neonatal hypoglycemia appeared to depend on both maternal diabetes and to the presence of [Ak.
Postprandial testing was associated with lower rates of large-for-gestational-age offspring, fewer cesarean sections, and less neonatal hypoglycemia.
Approaches to the definition of neonatal hypoglycemia.
In women with impaired glucose tolerance, dietary control reduces neonatal hypoglycemia.
This condition can result in transient neonatal hypoglycemia, which is common in infants of mothers with diabetes.
Neonatal hypoglycemia can arise in a baby neurologically intact at birth and free of any inherited disorder.
The investigators did not monitor neonatal hypoglycemia systematically, but glycemia was checked in 53 neonates, and none were hypoglycemic, said Dr.
MUNICH - Pregestational maternal diabetes is even riskier for newborns than gestational diabetes, increasing the chance of neonatal hypoglycemia by 36 times over a normal pregnancy.
We propose prudence with ACS use after 34 weeks' gestation for the following reasons: the increased risk for neonatal hypoglycemia associated with ACS, the increased risk for ACS-related harm in term-born babies, and safety concerns with ACS in the late preterm period.
The incidence of neonatal hypoglycemia was higher in the insulin group than in the metformin group (p=less than 0.
Given the numerous advances which have since occurred in the care of the newborns it is surprising that so much controversy still surrounds the definition, significance, detection and management of neonatal hypoglycemia.

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