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A woman with placenta insufficiency usually does not have any symptoms.
A pregnant woman should receive proper prenatal care. The health care provider will measure the size of your growing womb (uterus) at each visit, starting about halfway through your pregnancy.
Tests that may be done include:
You may be asked to keep a daily record of how often the baby moves or kicks.
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Grivell RM, Wong L, Bhatia V. Regimens of fetal surveillance for impaired fetal growth. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009;(1):CD007113.
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