Cerebro-corporal coefficient

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The cerebro-corporal coefficient (CCC) is an ultrasound measurement defined as the relation of the length of the head part to the body part of the embryo between the 10th and 14th weeks of pregnancy. It was suggested as an early predictor of intrauterine growth restriction.[1]


  1. ^ Walid MS, Pomortsev AV. (2008). "Early screening for IUGR: comparison of two related echographic markers.". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 279 (4): 551–6. doi:10.1007/s00404-008-0779-0. ISSN 0932-0067. PMID 18762958.