Prevalencia y complicaciones del embarazo gemelar monocorial biamniÃ³tico
Tags: FETOFETAL transfusion -- Risk factors; FETAL growth retardation -- Risk factors; HUMAN abnormalities -- Risk factors; DISEASES in twins -- Research; NEWBORN infants -- Diseases; PREGNANCY complications -- Research; OBSTETRICS -- Research
- Prevalencia y complicaciones del embarazo gemelar monocorial biamniÃ³tico. Torres-Torres, Cutberto; Pérez-Borbón, Guadalupe; Andrés Benavides-Serralde, Jesús; Guzmán-Huerta, Mario E.; Hernández-Andrade, Edgar // Ginecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico;feb2010, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p181
Background: Monochorionic biamniotic (MC/BA) twin pregnancies are at higher risk for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), selective intrauterine growth restriction (sIUGR) and structural defects. Material and method: During an 18 months period all MC/BA twins referred to our unit for...
- Risk Factors Associated with Intrauterine growth Retardation (IUGR) in Bandar Abbas. Aghamolaei, T.; Eftekhar, H.; Zare, S. // Journal of Medical Sciences;2007, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p665
Children who are born with Intrauterine Growth Retardation (IUGR) have higher rates of seizures, sepsis, respiratory failure and neonatal mortality. The aim of this study was to determine risk factors associated with IUGR. This was a case-control study that carried out in Shariati Hospital of...
- Arteritis de Takayasu en el embarazo: reporte de siete casos. Antonio Hern�ndez-Pacheco, Jos�; Estrada-Altamirano, Ariel; Valenzuela-Jir�n, Arlen; Luis Maya-Qui�ones, Jos�; Andr�s Carvajal-Valencia, Javier; Rogerio Chac�n-Sol�s, Armando // Ginecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico;mar2011, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p143
Takayasu's arteritis is a chronic and non-specific disease of young women in reproductive age that primarily affects the aorta, its branches and the pulmonary artery. Ramï¿½rez Cueto G. and Fernandez Del Castillo C. et al. published a case of pregnancy in Mexico and Takayasu's arteritis in...
- Inflammation link to low birth weight diseases. James, Laura // GP: General Practitioner;4/10/2009, p10
The article focuses on the association of the low birth weight and the risk development of chronic diseases among children in Great Britain. It is attributed to its link with inflammation in early years. One study shows that babies born smaller and who gained least weight during infancy are...
- Fetal growth and maternal exposure to particulate matter during pregnancy. Dejmek, Jan; Selevan, Sherry G.; Benes, Ivan; Solansky, Ivo; Sram, Radim J. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Jun1999, Vol. 107 Issue 6, p475
Examines the possible impact of particulate matter (PM) or pollutants on intrauterine growth retardation risk in a highly polluted area in Teplice District in Czechoslovakia. Calculation of mean concentration of pollutants for each month of gestation; Odds ratios for different levels of IUGR.
- Relation of caffeine intake and blood caffeine concentrations during pregnancy to fetal growth: prospective population based study. Cook, Derek G; Peacock, Janet L; Carey, Iain M; Anderson, H Ross; Bland, J Martin; Feyerabend, Colin; Jarvis, Martin J // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/30/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7069, p1358
Investigates the impact of caffeine intake and blood caffeine concentrations during pregnancy on the growth of the fetus. Relation between caffeine intake and blood caffeine concentrations; Comparison between smokers and non-smokers in relation to caffeine intake; Relation between caffeine...
- Environmental tobacco smoke and low birth weight: A hazard in the workplace? Misra, Dawn P.; Nguyen, Ruby H.N. // Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements;Dec99 Supplement 6, Vol. 107, p897
Presents literature on the effects of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on low birth weight (LBW) and intrauterine growth retardation. Exposure measure; Critical period of ETS exposure; Dose-response relationship for ETS exposure and LBW.
- Risk factors for term intrauterine growth retardation: a community-based study in Karachi. Fikree, F. F.; Berendes, H. W. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1994, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p581
Reported are the results of a community-based prospective study in four urban squatter settlements in Karachi that was carried out to assess the incidence of and risk factors for intrauterine growth retardation. The incidence of term intrauterine growth retardation was 24.4% among 738 singleton...
- Clinical digest. UNNECESSARY INDUCTION OF LABOUR INCREASES RISK OF COMPLICATIONS. // Nursing Standard;4/4/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p14
The article discusses research which was reported in the article "Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes Following Induction of Labor: A Cohort Study" by R. M. Grivell et al. and found that the unnecessary induction of labor in pregnant women increases the risk of complications.