Evaluation of Pregnancy Outcomes in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Authors

  • Lakshmi Sunar Pokhara Academy of Health Sciences Western Regional Hospital, Nepal
  • Zhu Yan First Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning Medical University, Jinzhou, Liaoning, P.R. China

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/mjpahs.v1i2.23393

Keywords:

Blood glucose, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Pregnancy outcome

Abstract

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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Author Biographies

Lakshmi Sunar, Pokhara Academy of Health Sciences Western Regional Hospital, Nepal

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Zhu Yan, First Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning Medical University, Jinzhou, Liaoning, P.R. China

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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2018-12-31

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