The survival of a 580 g infant conceived by in vitro fertilization: A case report

Marzieh Shiva, Mohammad Reza Shiva, Ladan Mohammadi Yeganeh

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With recent improvements in maternal fetal medicine and neonatal intensive care, the survival rates of extremely low birth weight infants have been improved. In this report we describe the case of an extremely low birth weight infant due to preeclampsia, who was conceived by in vitro fertilization and is in complete physical and mental health after a one year follow up.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)116-118
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Fertility and Sterility
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Extremely low birth weight
  • Intra uterine growth retardation
  • IVF
  • Preeclampsia
  • Preterm birth

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