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Neonatal hypoglycemia in infants with intrauterine growth retardation due to pregnancy-induced hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9200879     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The early-onset type (onset earlier than 28 gestational weeks) of pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) has the clinical characteristics of a high incidence of intrauterine growth retardations (IUGR), fetal distress, neonatal hypoglycemia and hypertensive disposition. Moreover, the infants from early-onset type of PIH mothers showed a statistically significant higher incidence of neurological handicap (cerebral palsy, mental retardation and epilepsy) than late onset type. The infants with a neurological handicap had severe IUGR and intractable hypoglycemia in the early neonatal period, probably due to low storage of glucose in the liver and fetal hypoxia. Appropriate perinatal management, including proper evaluation of fetal well-being and good timing of delivery, could improve the outcome of infants from early-onset type of PIH mothers.
K Yamaguchi; J Mishina; C Mitsuishi; M Nakabayashi; H Nishida
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica Japonica; Overseas edition     Volume:  39 Suppl 1     ISSN:  0374-5600     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr Jpn     Publication Date:  1997 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-07-30     Completed Date:  1997-07-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370357     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr Jpn     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S48-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
Aiiku Hospital, Aiiku Association for Maternal Child Health and Welfare, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Birth Weight
Fetal Growth Retardation / etiology*,  physiopathology
Head / growth & development
Hypoglycemia / complications*,  physiopathology
Infant, Newborn
Pregnancy Complications, Cardiovascular* / physiopathology

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