Higher Fetal Insulin Resistance in Chinese Pregnant Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus and Correlation with Maternal Insulin Resistance
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Endocrine System | Research Article | Biology | Insulin | Hormones | Prohormones | Pregnancy | Medicine | Anatomy and Physiology | Q | R | Gestational Diabetes | Science | Endocrine Physiology | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Pregnancy Complications | Diabetic Endocrinology | Endocrinology
mesheuropmc: endocrine system diseases | nutritional and metabolic diseases | hormones, hormone substitutes, and hormone antagonists
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to determine the effect of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) on fetal insulin resistance or β-cell function in Chinese pregnant women with GDM. MEASUREMENTS: Maternal fasting blood and venous cord blood samples (reflecting fetal co...