Embarazo gemelar con mola hidatidiforme parcial y feto vivo coexistente: comunicaciï¿½n de un caso
- The placenta in pre-eclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction. Roberts, D. J.; Post, M. D. // Journal of Clinical Pathology;Dec2008, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p1254
Placental examination in pregnancies with complications such as pre-eclampsia/toxaemia of pregnancy (PET) or intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) can provide insight into specific diagnoses, recurrence risk and chronicity. Placental findings have clinical significance as they can identify the...
- Familial aggregation of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction in a genetically isolated population in The Netherlands. Berends, Anne L.; Steegers, Eric A.; Isaacs, Aaron; Aulchenko, Y. S.; Fan Liu; de Groot, Christianne J.; Oostra, Ben A.; van Duijn, Cornelia M. // European Journal of Human Genetics;Dec2008, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p1437
Preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction are related, pregnancy-specific disorders with a substantial genetic influence, which may have a joint genetic aetiology. We investigated familial aggregation, consanguinity and parent-of-origin effects for preeclampsia and IUGR. Fifty women with...
- Reduced maternal expression of adrenomedullin disrupts fertility, placentation, and fetal growth in mice. Manyu Li; Yee, Della; Magnuson, Terry R.; Smithies, Oliver; Caron, Kathleen M. // Journal of Clinical Investigation;Oct2006, Vol. 116 Issue 10, p2653
Adrenomedullin (AM) is a multifunctional peptide vasodilator that is essential for life. Plasma AM expression dramatically increases during pregnancy, and alterations in its levels are associated with complications of pregnancy including fetal growth restriction (FGR) and preeclampsia. Using...
- Feto papirï¿½ceo. Comunicaciï¿½n de un caso. Ram�rez Arreola, Leonardo; Ang�lica Nieto Galicia, Leyza; �ngel Cer�n Salda�a, Miguel; Alejandro Cerda L�pez, Jorge // Ginecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico;jul2007, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p408
The term fetus papyraceus is used to describe a mummified fetus associated to a multi-fetal gestation. We present the case of a of 20 years old patient who entered under the diagnosis of pregnancy of 41.1 weeks of gestation by last menstrual period, and effective labor work. It was conducted...
- Diagnosis and Management of Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome. Rossi, A. Cristina; D'Addario, Vincenzo // Donald School Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology;Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p286
Twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) is a complication unique to monochorionic twin pregnancies, in which the two twins share a common placenta and unequal blood exchange from one twin (donor) to the cotwin occurs through placental arterovenous anastomoses. The diagnosis is posed with the...
- Feto compreso y feto papirï¿½ceo. Diferencias clï¿½nicas, tres casos. Luna Lugo, Gilberto; Barrag�n Ram�rez, Guillermo; de la Luz Cruz Hinojosa, Mar�a // Ginecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico;may2011, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p313
The items papyraceus fetus and fetus compressus are used like synonymous. The low incidence and the lack of reporting of these cases leads to confusion. Clinical evidence shows significant differences between them and sustain a proper diagnosis. We report 3 cases of patients with multiple...
- Pressure Control. Moriarty, Colleen // Baby Talk;Mar2001, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p52
Provides information on preeclampsia in pregnant women. Importance of early detection; Effects; Causes.
- Pregnancy's silent risk. Johnson, Kirk A. // Heart & Soul;Sep2001, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p46
Focuses on preeclampsia, a pregnancy-related hypertension. Description of preeclampsia; Theories suggested as cause; Ways to lower the risk of preeclampsia.
- A possible test for pre-eclampsia. Polak, Monika // GP: General Practitioner;4/22/2002, p57
Reports on a method in diagnosing pre-eclampsia in pregnant women. Monitor of the levels of sex-hormone-binding globulin; Comparison of the risks between lean and overweight women; Factor contributing to the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia in women.