Gestational

  • (adj): Of or relating to gestation.

Some articles on gestational:

Crown-rump Length - Measuring
... The measurement of CRL is useful in determining the gestational age (menstrual age starting from the first day of the last menstrual period) and thus the expected date of ... do grow at different rates and thus the gestational age is an approximation ... CRL growth (and thus the approximation of gestational age) may be influenced by maternal factors such as age, smoking, and folic acid intake ...
Birth Weight - Abnormalities
... can be caused either by a preterm birth (low gestational age at birth) or of the infant being small for gestational age (slow prenatal growth rate), or a combination of both ... A very large birth weight is usually caused by the infant having been large for gestational age ...
Large For Gestational Age
... Large for gestational age (LGA) is an indication of high prenatal growth rate, often defined as a weight (or length, or head circumference) that lies above the 90th percentile for that gestational age ... that weighs above 4000 grams (8 lb 13 oz) or 4500 grams (9 lb 15 oz) regardless of gestational age ...
Gestational Choriocarcinoma
... Gestational choriocarcinoma is a malignant trophoblastic tumour arising from any gestational event during pregnancy in the reproductive female ... Women with gestational choriocarcinoma may present with abnormal vaginal bleeding, persistent markedly elevated βhCG, or a history of prior pregnancy ... Most patients develop gestational choriocarcinoma shortly after gestational anomalies, but pathology may occur after a long latency of years ...