JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.20, no.7, pp.521-525, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE
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Adrenomedullin, nitric oxide, vasodilator peptide, fetoplacental circulation, intrauterine growth restriction, GESTATIONAL-AGE INFANTS, EARLY NEONATAL-PERIOD, FETOPLACENTAL CIRCULATION, ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS, HUMAN PLACENTA, PREGNANCIES, SYNTHASE, PLASMA, BIRTH, EXPRESSION
Objective. To verify whether adrenomedullin (AM) and nitric oxide (NO) concentrations are changed in the maternal and fetal circulation in pregnancies complicated by intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) compared to normal pregnancies, and to determine any relationship between them.