Flashcards in 10 - Obs - Fetal Growth, Compromise and Surveillance - Fetal Growth and Terminology Deck (6):
Between 24wks – term, ?% babies die. Further 1/500 dev ? ?.
>1/20 req admission to ????. Growing evidence in utero health and growth influences ? ?
Care of fetus in preg directed to causes.
Also prominent is ????– ID and mgmt of compromised fetus is hard, limited resources and potential for over ? of preg.
Prinicipal causes of Perinatal mortality
-Intrapartum, incl ?
Major associations of cerebral palsy
-Intrapartum 'fetal ?'
Small for Dates (SFD) aka ???
-weight of fetus less than ?th centile for gestation (?kg at term). Most just constitutionally small, have grown ? and not compromised. Assessment of fetal weight better at identifying ???? if customized to expectation for ?.
Fetuses failed to reach own growth ?. Growth in utero is ?, many end up ???, some don’t. Many stillbirths or fetuses distressed in labour are of ‘?’ weight. If fetus ? determined to be ?kg at term and delivers at term weighing 3kg = ????, may be ? dysfunction. Similarly an ill, malnourished, tall adult may weight more than a healthy short one. I.e a proportion of IUGR babies do not appear to be SFD.