Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) is responsible for the higher rates of fetal, perinatal, and neonatal morbidity and mortality. This review details the IUGR risk factors, its short and long-term sequel, the mechanism underlying the long-term consequences, and the strategies to tackle IUGR burden.

http://journals.lww.com/co-clinicalnutrition/Abstract/2014/05000/Impact_of_intrauterine_growth_restriction_on.9.aspx

 

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