Three causes of IUGR during pregnancy

Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) refers to a condition in which an unborn baby is smaller than it should be because it isn't growing at a normal rate inside the womb. In the most severe cases, IUGR can lead to stillbirth. It can also cause long-term growth problems.

 

 

                                                            

 

 

The condition can be due to certain health conditions in the body, they are: 

* Advanced diabetes 

* High Blood Pressure or Heart Disease 

* Infections such as rubella, cytomegalovirus, toxoplasmosis, and syphilis.