Evaluation of Pregnancy Outcomes in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Keywords:Blood glucose, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Pregnancy outcome
Objectives: To evaluate the pregnancy outcomes in the patients diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
Materials and Methods: A retrospective study conducted on ninety-two patients, delivered in the First Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning Medical University, China from February 2014 to June 2015.
Results: The rate of Cesarean section was 36.95%, polyhydramnios 27.17%, macrosomia 21.73% and preterm delivery was14.13% respectively.
Conclusion: Gestational Diabetes Mellitus is recognized to be associated with increased rate of adverse pregnancy outcomes. This study demonstrated that the GDM has higher risk for polyhydramnios and macrosomia.
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