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Low birth weight

MedGen UID:
44199
Concept ID:
C0024032
Finding
Synonyms: Birth Weight, Low; Birth Weights, Low; Low Birth Weight; Low Birth Weights
SNOMED CT: Subnormal birth weight (267258002); Low birth weight (276610007)
 

Definition

Refers to a fetus or infant who is smaller than expected for the age or gender, or who has a birth weight less than the 10th percentile. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVLow birth weight

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Teshome A, Yitayeh A
Pan Afr Med J 2016;24:215. Epub 2016 Jul 12 doi: 10.11604/pamj.2016.24.215.8727. PMID: 27800070Free PMC Article
Izquierdo M, Martínez-Monseny AF, Pociello N, Gonzalez P, Del Rio R, Iriondo M, Iglesias-Platas I
Nutr Clin Pract 2016 Oct;31(5):666-72. Epub 2016 May 17 doi: 10.1177/0884533616649582. PMID: 27207940
Kensara OA, Azzeh FS
J Pak Med Assoc 2016 Apr;66(4):414-7. PMID: 27122267
Zucchelli M, Lefosse M, Corvaglia L, Martini S, Sandri F, Soffritti S, Ancora G, Mammoliti P, Gargano G, Galassi E
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2016 Jul;18(1):1-6. Epub 2016 Mar 25 doi: 10.3171/2016.1.PEDS15563. PMID: 27015520
Coley SL, Nichols TR, Rulison KL, Aronson RE, Brown-Jeffy SL, Morrison SD
J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 2016 Apr;29(2):122-9. Epub 2015 Aug 22 doi: 10.1016/j.jpag.2015.08.004. PMID: 26307240Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Wang CH, Yang CY, Lien R, Chu SM, Hsu JF, Fu RH, Chiang MC
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Feb;93:123-127. Epub 2016 Dec 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.12.029. PMID: 28109482
Lee JA, Kim MJ, Oh S, Choi BM
J Korean Med Sci 2015 Oct;30 Suppl 1:S59-66. Epub 2015 Oct 27 doi: 10.3346/jkms.2015.30.S1.S59. PMID: 26566359Free PMC Article
Leal AS, de Oliveira AE, Brito LM, Lopes FF, Rodrigues VP, Lima KF, de Araújo Martins IC
J Endod 2015 Mar;41(3):353-7. Epub 2015 Jan 6 doi: 10.1016/j.joen.2014.11.018. PMID: 25576210
Johnson KA, Healy E, Dooley B, Kelly SP, McNicholas F
Child Neuropsychol 2015;21(5):629-47. Epub 2014 Oct 24 doi: 10.1080/09297049.2014.964193. PMID: 25342138
Wu PL, Lee WT, Lee PL, Chen HL
Pediatr Neonatol 2015 Apr;56(2):108-13. Epub 2014 Sep 20 doi: 10.1016/j.pedneo.2014.06.005. PMID: 25246194

Therapy

Wang CH, Yang CY, Lien R, Chu SM, Hsu JF, Fu RH, Chiang MC
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Feb;93:123-127. Epub 2016 Dec 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.12.029. PMID: 28109482
Teshome A, Yitayeh A
Pan Afr Med J 2016;24:215. Epub 2016 Jul 12 doi: 10.11604/pamj.2016.24.215.8727. PMID: 27800070Free PMC Article
Lim JW, Chung SH, Kang DR, Kim CR
J Korean Med Sci 2015 Oct;30 Suppl 1:S35-44. Epub 2015 Oct 27 doi: 10.3346/jkms.2015.30.S1.S35. PMID: 26566356Free PMC Article
Ochoa TJ, Zea-Vera A, Bautista R, Davila C, Salazar JA, Bazán C, López L, Ecker L
Vaccine 2015 Jan 3;33(2):354-8. Epub 2014 Nov 21 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.11.014. PMID: 25448091Free PMC Article
Johnson KA, Healy E, Dooley B, Kelly SP, McNicholas F
Child Neuropsychol 2015;21(5):629-47. Epub 2014 Oct 24 doi: 10.1080/09297049.2014.964193. PMID: 25342138

Prognosis

Wang CH, Yang CY, Lien R, Chu SM, Hsu JF, Fu RH, Chiang MC
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Feb;93:123-127. Epub 2016 Dec 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.12.029. PMID: 28109482
Montes-Tapia F, Rodríguez-Taméz A, Cura-Esquivel I, Barreto-Arroyo I, Hernández-Garduño A, Rodríguez-Balderrama I, Quero J, de la O-Cavazos M
J Pediatr Surg 2016 Oct;51(10):1700-3. Epub 2016 May 31 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.05.014. PMID: 27292594
Shakya KL, Shrestha N, Kisiju P, Onta SR
J Nepal Health Res Counc 2015 May-Aug;13(30):121-5. PMID: 26744196
Shim JW, Jin HS, Bae CW
J Korean Med Sci 2015 Oct;30 Suppl 1:S25-34. Epub 2015 Oct 27 doi: 10.3346/jkms.2015.30.S1.S25. PMID: 26566354Free PMC Article
Johnson KA, Healy E, Dooley B, Kelly SP, McNicholas F
Child Neuropsychol 2015;21(5):629-47. Epub 2014 Oct 24 doi: 10.1080/09297049.2014.964193. PMID: 25342138

Clinical prediction guides

Montes-Tapia F, Rodríguez-Taméz A, Cura-Esquivel I, Barreto-Arroyo I, Hernández-Garduño A, Rodríguez-Balderrama I, Quero J, de la O-Cavazos M
J Pediatr Surg 2016 Oct;51(10):1700-3. Epub 2016 May 31 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.05.014. PMID: 27292594
Kensara OA, Azzeh FS
J Pak Med Assoc 2016 Apr;66(4):414-7. PMID: 27122267
Oshiro T, Nakayama O, Ohba C, Ohashi Y, Kawakubo J, Nagamine T, Komiyama M
Childs Nerv Syst 2016 Apr;32(4):723-6. Epub 2015 Sep 8 doi: 10.1007/s00381-015-2906-0. PMID: 26351075
Shakya KL, Shrestha N, Kisiju P, Onta SR
J Nepal Health Res Counc 2015 May-Aug;13(30):121-5. PMID: 26744196
Sripada K, Løhaugen GC, Eikenes L, Bjørlykke KM, Håberg AK, Skranes J, Rimol LM
Neuroimage 2015 Apr 1;109:493-504. Epub 2015 Jan 13 doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.01.019. PMID: 25592994

Recent systematic reviews

Teshome A, Yitayeh A
Pan Afr Med J 2016;24:215. Epub 2016 Jul 12 doi: 10.11604/pamj.2016.24.215.8727. PMID: 27800070Free PMC Article
Sherrow T, Dressler-Mund D, Kowal K, Dai S, Wilson MD, Lasby K
Adv Neonatal Care 2014 Dec;14(6):381-91; quiz E1-2. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000141. PMID: 25422924
Loret de Mola C, de França GV, Quevedo Lde A, Horta BL
Br J Psychiatry 2014 Nov;205(5):340-7. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.113.139014. PMID: 25368358
Quigley M, McGuire W
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Apr 22;(4):CD002971. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002971.pub3. PMID: 24752468
Morgan J, Young L, McGuire W
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 May 31;(5):CD001970. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001970.pub4. PMID: 23728636

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