Fetal macrosomia is defined as birth weight ≥ g. . In the study population, % of mothers in the macrosomic group developed at least one . caesarean deliveries and maternal diabetes on lung maturity . Thus.
Delayed lung maturation in the macrosomic offspring of genetically determined Diabetic fetal lungs appeared morphologically less mature than controls at
Macrosomic fetuses in diabetic pregnancies develop a unique .. in the fetus of a diabetic mother, the lung may not be mature until weeks.
KEYWORDS: diabetes in pregnancy; fetal liver; fetal lung development; macrosomia (27% vs. . adult onset) diabetes and 37 pregnancies were considered.