What is the definition of IUGR?Intra uterine growth retardation Presentation

•< 10th centile for age Æ include normal fetuses

at the lower ends of the growth curve +

fetuses  with IUGR

This definition is not helpful clinically

•< 5th centile for age Æ
•< 3rd  centile for age Æthe most appropriate

definition but associated with adverse

perinatal outcome

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