Table 2

Demographic data for neonates with normal (AGA) and deviant growth (LGA and SGA).

AGA LGA SGA
M/F20/196/510/7
Gestational age (weeks)39.4 (1.0)38.7 (1.3)38.8 (1.2)
Weight (g)3557 (514)4637 (422)2-150 2382 (273)2-150
Length (cm)49.8 (1.9)52.0 (1.8)2-150 45.7 (2.0)2-150
Relative birth weight (SD)0.0 (1.1)2.9 (1.0)2-150 āˆ’2.6 (0.6)2-150
BMI (kg/m2)14.1 (1.8)17.2 (1.5)2-150 11.4 (1.0)2-150
Placental weight (g)648 (135)825 (120)2-150 444 (68)2-150
Head circumference (cm)35.5 (1.5)37 (1.0)2-150 32.4 (1.0)2-150
Apgar scores at 5 minutes9 (1)9 (1)9 (1)
  • Data presented as numbers or mean (SD).

  • ā†µ2-150 pā€‰<ā€‰0.05 v AGA.

  • AGA, appropriate for gestational age; LGA, large for gestational age; SGA, small for gestational age; BMI, body mass index.