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Descriptor English: Infant, Small for Gestational Age
Descriptor Spanish: Recién Nacido Pequeño para la Edad Gestacional
Descriptor recién nacido pequeño para su edad gestacional
Scope note: Lactante que presenta un peso al nacimiento inferior al que correspondería según su edad gestacional.
Descriptor Portuguese: Recém-Nascido Pequeno para a Idade Gestacional
Descriptor French: Nourrisson petit pour son âge gestationnel
Tree number(s): M01.060.703.520.460.560
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007236
Scope note: An infant having a birth weight lower than expected for its gestational age.
Annotation: check the tag INFANT, NEWBORN
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
GD growth & development
IM immunology
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PX psychology
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Birth Weight (1966-1976)
Infant, Low Birth Weight (1977)
Infant, Newborn (1966-1976)
Infant, Premature (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 78; was see under INFANT, LOW BIRTH WEIGHT 1977
History Note: 78(77); was see under INFANT, LOW BIRTH WEIGHT 1977
Entry Version: INFANT SGA
DeCS ID: 22229
Unique ID: D007236
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/05
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Infant, Small for Gestational Age - Preferred
Concept UI M0011291
Scope note An infant having a birth weight lower than expected for its gestational age.
Preferred term Infant, Small for Gestational Age



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