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Cord C-Peptide and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I, Birth Weight, and Placenta Weight among North African and Belgian Neonates

Citation

Delvaux, Therese; Buekens, Pierre; Thoumsin, Henri; Dramaix, Michèle; & Collette, Julien (2003). Cord C-Peptide and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I, Birth Weight, and Placenta Weight among North African and Belgian Neonates. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 189(6), 1779-84.

Abstract

Objective: Despite their low socioeconomic status, infants of North African immigrants have been reported to have high birth weights in Belgium. The aim of the study was to further explore potential mechanisms explaining this high birth weight.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0002-9378(03)00808-1

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author(s)

Delvaux, Therese
Buekens, Pierre
Thoumsin, Henri
Dramaix, Michèle
Collette, Julien

Year Published

2003

Volume Number

189

Issue Number

6

Pages

1779-84

Reference ID

2222