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Block 11 Small babies

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klau253's version from 2017-05-19 22:19

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3 phases of foetal growth
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phase 1 cellular hyperplasia0 -14 wk
phase 2 hyperplasia and hypertrophy15-32wk
phase 3 hypertrophy32 wk onward
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Problems asso/ with small babies
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Morbiditiesdeath, birth asphyxia, meconium aspiration, neonatal hypogly/hypothermia
Long termDM
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Intrauterine growth restriction
symmetrical
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Onsetearly insult
Hypertrophy and hyperplasiaboth affected
Head and abdominal circumferenceboth decreased
Causesmoking, alcohol, chromosomal, infection
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Asymmetrical
Question Answer
Onsetlate insult
hyperplasia and hypertrophyonly hypertrophy affected
head and abdominal circumferenceonly abdominal circum decreases
causepre-eclampsia, malabsorption
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