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Fetal Head Growth Circumference Graph

Graph based on data from original papers and review article.[1][2][3]

Note original data based upon gestational age (GA), post-fertilization age has only been calculated for this current graph. For educational purposes only.

Fetal Graphs: Crown-Rump Length (CRL) | Third trimester CRL | Head Circumference | Head Circumference 2nd Trimester | Liver Weight | Pancreas Weight | Thymus Weight | Small Intestine Length | Large Intestine Length | Length and Weight Changes | Fetal Development | head


  1. Pineau JC, Guihard-Costa AM & Droullé P. (2003). Only two-phase models, computed independently for males and females, are appropriate to describe fetal head growth. Fetal. Diagn. Ther. , 18, 207-16. PMID: 12711878 DOI.
  2. Guihard-Costa AM, Menez F & Delezoide AL. (2003). Standards for dysmorphological diagnosis in human fetuses. Pediatr. Dev. Pathol. , 6, 427-34. PMID: 14708736 DOI.
  3. Archie JG, Collins JS & Lebel RR. (2006). Quantitative standards for fetal and neonatal autopsy. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. , 126, 256-65. PMID: 16891202 DOI.

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