Developmental syndromes frequently are associated to low birth weight or IUGR. Herein it is analyzed the possible causes of reduced weight or intrauterine growth retardation. The chromosomic anomalies, malformations, metabolic defects, well codified gene linked disorders may be the causes. An "ad hoc" classification is proposed.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Rivista Italiana di Medicina dell'Adolescenza|
|Issue number||3 SUPPL. 1|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health