Conditions Associated with an Adverse Outcome in a Structurally and Genetically Normal Infant
· Postmaturity- Pregnancy is not usually allowed to progress beyond 42 weeks. Accurate dating in early pregnancy is essential.
At postmaturity ultrasound may show:
Growth retardation late in pregnancy may also be associated with
· Prematurity- Delivery prior to term, i.e. before 36—42 weeks.