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Sex ratio of the stillborn fetuses and neonates dying in the first week.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3608887     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We have studied the autopsy findings of 220 stillborn fetuses and 319 neonates who died during the first week of life and were born between January 1, 1964 and December 31, 1983. An attempt was made in the course of this review to determine the sex ratio in various weight groups and aetiological categories. In almost all weight groups and all pathogenetic categories, the number of males was higher than that of females, providing an overall sex ratio of 147 of the stillborn fetuses and neonates dying during the first week.
Authors:
A Jakobovits; A A Jakobovits; A Viski
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Early human development     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0378-3782     ISO Abbreviation:  Early Hum. Dev.     Publication Date:  1987 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-09-08     Completed Date:  1987-09-08     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708381     Medline TA:  Early Hum Dev     Country:  NETHERLANDS    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  131-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Birth Weight
Female
Fetal Death / epidemiology*,  etiology
Humans
Infant Mortality*
Infant, Newborn
Male
Pregnancy
Sex Ratio*

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