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Fetal and perinatal consequences of maternal obesity
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    Comment on "Fetal and perinatal consequences of maternal obesity"

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the paper by Vasudevan et al. on foetal and perinatal consequences of maternal obesity.(1) The authors highlight the increased risk of perinatal mortality, neural tube and structural cardiac defects in the offspring. They also report an increased risk of birth injuries, perinatal asphyxia, respiratory distress and metabolic instability that are related to the associated foetal...

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