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What is the Risk of Gestational Diabetes in Pregnant Women?

Updated at: Feb 07, 2013
Pregnancy
Written by: Dr Ajay Kumar AjmaniPublished at: Jan 24, 2013
What is the Risk of Gestational Diabetes in Pregnant Women?

There are ceratin risks involved with Gestational Diabetes in pregnant women. Find out what these risks are.

What is the Risk of Gestational Diabetes in Pregnant Women

Dr Ajmani: There are many risks associated with Gestational Diabetes in the pregnant women. The main ones include:

 

• High Blood Pressure (hypertension).

• Problems related to large babies.

• Increased risk of urinary tract and genital infections.

 

On top of this, there are the general issues related to the management of gestational diabetes.

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