SGA


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SGA

Abbreviation indicating pediatric patients who are small for gestational age.

SGA

abbreviation for small for gestational age. See small for gestational age infant.

SGA

Small for gestational age, see there. See Low birth-weight.

SGA

Abbreviation for small for gestational age.

Small-for-gestational-age (SGA)

A term used to describe newborns who are below the 10th percentile in height or weight for their estimated gestational age. The gestational age is based upon the date of the mother's last menstrual period. SGA is one of the symptoms of TORCH syndrome.
Mentioned in: TORCH Test
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