Clinical Symptoms and Manifestations of Gestational Diabetes


Clinical Symptoms and Manifestations of Gestational Diabetes


Paulo Henrique Valença Nunes1 *, José Rafael da Silva Araujo2, Alícia Helena Arruda Soares3, Suyane de Deus e Melo2, Camila Marinho da Silva2, Francisco Henrique da Silva4, Matheus Alves Siqueira de Assunção5, Evandro Valentim da Silva6

1Department of Parasitology, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; 2Department of Genetics, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; 3Graduated in Biomedicine, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; 4Department of Biochemistry, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; 5Department of Histology and Embryology, Federal University of Pernambuco,  Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; 6Clinical Hospital, Federal University of Pernambuco,  Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil


International Research Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Although there is medical care focused on obstetric and neonatal care, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (MDG) is still considered one of the main gestational complications, due to numerous metabolic, hematological and anatomical risks for pregnant women, fetuses and newborns. In this chapter, the symptoms and clinical manifestations of pregnant women diagnosed with MDG and their offspring during and after pregnancy will be addressed, presenting the probable sequelae, in addition to the pathogenesis of the main clinical complications.


Keywords: Symptomatology, Clinical manifestations, Pregnancy

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Paulo Henrique Valença Nunes, José Rafael da Silva Araujo, Alícia Helena Arruda Soares, Suyane de Deus e Melo, Camila Marinho da Silva, Francisco Henrique da Silva, Matheus Alves Siqueira de Assunção, Evandro Valentim da Silva. Clinical Symptoms and Manifestations of Gestational Diabetes.International Research Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2020, 3:32. DOI: 10.28933/irjog-2020-06-0805


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