Claudia Boucher Berry, MD

Dr Boucher Berry is assistant professor of Clinical Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago.


Newborn with persistent hypoglycemia

December 01, 2016

A full-term male infant was born to a 33-year-old gravida 3, para 3 mother. The prenatal course was uncomplicated, without gestational diabetes; the mother received prenatal care at an out-of-state institution. At the delivery, however, the baby was notably macrosomic, with shoulder dystocia and perinatal distress requiring positive pressure ventilation.