Original Research Paper

COMPARISION OF FETAL WEIGHT ESTIMATION AT TERM BY JOHNSON'S FORMULA, ULTRASOUND AND ACTUAL BIRTH WEIGHT

Dr. G. Revathi, Dr. G. Sudharani, S. Manikya Rao

  Abstract :

BACKGROUND:Fetal weight is important in assessing whether the fetus is small for gestational age or large for gestational age in order to have a good obstetrical decision making and also to avoid the intrapartum distress, birth trauma and thereby to reduce the neonatal morbidity and mortality1MATERIAL AND METHODS:A prospective observational study was undertaken in the Department of Obstetrics &Gynaecology, Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool . A total of 100 women, were included as study samples.RESULTS:There is statistically highly significant difference of birth weight between actual birth weight and Johnsons formula estimated weight (p

  Keywords :

ultrasonogrphy   ultrasonographic  


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COMPARISION OF FETAL WEIGHT ESTIMATION AT TERM BY JOHNSON'S FORMULA, ULTRASOUND AND ACTUAL BIRTH WEIGHT, Dr.G.Revathi, Dr.G.Sudharani, S.Manikya Rao, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN GYNAECOLOGY : Volume-4 | Issue-1 | March-2020

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