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Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary Metabolic DisordersPrevention, Assessment, and Treatment$
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Shirley W. Ekvall and Valli K. Ekvall

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780199398911

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2017

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199398911.001.0001

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Prenatal Growth in Pregnancy

Prenatal Growth in Pregnancy

Chapter:
1 Prenatal Growth in Pregnancy
Source:
Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary Metabolic Disorders
Author(s):

Shirley W. Ekvall

Valli K. Ekvall

Barbara Niedbala

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199398911.003.0001

This chapter discusses prenatal growth in pregnancy, including maternal nutrition and fetal outcome; trends in maternal and infant mortality; biochemical, pathological, clinical, and nutrient abnormalities; factors to be considered in nutritional evaluation and dietary management; vitamin and mineral deficiencies and excesses; lead contamination and food faddism; age, weight gain, and exercise; diseases and disorders during pregnancy; prevention and management; and lactation.

Keywords:   maternal nutrition, prenatal growth, fetal outcome, maternal mortality, infant mortality, dietary management

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