(Abstracted from Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2019;234:63–70)
Uteroplacental insufficiency is the most common cause of fetal growth restriction (FGR), with potentially critical consequences for both the mother and fetus. Definitions of uteroplacental insufficiency vary between an antenatal diagnosis reflecting the placental dysfunction and a postnatal diagnosis based on birth weight.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam (A.P., O.C.K., W.G.); Department of Pediatrics, Isala Hospital, Zwolle (B.J.W.-W., S.M.M.-T.); Child Development & Exercise Center (M.J.C.E., C.K.-E.) and Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Neonatalogy (J.B.D.), Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht; Department of Pediatrics, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam (C.S.H.A.-M., A.G.v.W.-L.); and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Isala Hospital, Zwolle (J.v.E.), the Netherlands