Tip 110: polycythaemia 2

Risk factors for polycythaemia include:

  • IUGR
  • Infant of diabetic mother
  • Twin-to-twin transfusion recipient
  • Delayed cord clamping

Reference: Rennie & Roberton’s Textbook of Neonatology, 5th Ed, 2005. London: Churchill.

Previously published: 14/05/14, 01/05/15

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