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The abdominal circumference to weight ratio increases with decreasing body weight in preterm infants.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15046288     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: The increased AC to weight ratio may be misinterpreted as pathological abdominal distension in the clinical assessment of preterm infants on full enteral nutrition.
Authors:
W A Mihatsch; J Högel; F Pohlandt
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)     Volume:  93     ISSN:  0803-5253     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr.     Publication Date:  2004 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-03-29     Completed Date:  2004-06-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9205968     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr     Country:  Norway    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  273-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatrics, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany. walter.mihatsch@medizin.uni-ulm
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abdomen / anatomy & histology*
Anthropometry
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature
Weight Loss*

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