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The foetal distress decreases the number of stem cells in umbilical cord blood

Carlo PAFUMI, M A PALUMBO, V LEANZA, M C TEODORO, L COCO, E VI RISOLETI, S VIZZINI, G BELVEDERE, G ZARBO
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Abstract


The authors evaluated the blood volume of foetal blood remaining in the placenta after giving birth with the foetal distress and after a physiological delivery While the amount of blood collected did non differ between groups, the number of CD34 cells was grater in the physiological may be the foetal distress during labour leads to a shift of blood from the placenta to the foetal circulation compartment.

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