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Flashcards in Diabetes Deck (4)
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1

Prevalence in pregnancy

1.5%

2

Adverse effects DM in pregnancy

Increased risk congenital abnormality
Pregn loss
IUGR
Macrosomia
HTN/PET
Preterm birth
C/S
Neonatal morbidity

3

Congenital malformations

Sacral agenesis**
Cardiac defects (Septal defects)
urinary tract abnormalities
Duodenal atresia
Talipes
NTD

4

Complications in pregnancy

PET 21-24% risk vs 6% background risk
Eyes
-treat any pre-existent retinopathy prior to pregnancy
Kidneys
-any nephropathy, increased risk HTN
Autonomic neuropathy - HG
DKA - 20% fetal mortality rate
IHD - more common in older pregnant women