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Left Ventricular Mass Index and Cardiovascular Function in Adolescents Born Small for Gestational Age (SGA)

Petraitiene Indre , Kasparaviciene Jurate , Valuniene Margarita , Albertsson-Wikland Kerstin , Verkauskiene Rasa

Background: Subjects born small for gestational age (SGA) were shown to be at higher risk for metabolic consequences in adulthood but less is known on their cardiovascular function.Objective and Hypotheses: We aimed to investigate cardiovascular function and left ventricular mass index (LVMI) in adolescents born SGA and appropriate for gestational age (AGA) and their relationship with perinatal and postnatal factors....