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Pregnancy in Gaucher disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10221620     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An 18-year old woman with type I Gaucher disease and two uncomplicated pregnancies is described. Although she experienced one miscarriage and pregnancy was associated with exaggeration of the clinical symptoms, leading to the diagnosis of the disorder, both her 2nd and 3rd pregnancies were uneventful and deterioration of her clinical situation was not observed. The issue of criteria for risk assessment in pregnancy of type I Gaucher disease patients is addressed.
N Sakarelou; Z Kosmaidou; S Mesogitis; E Dimitriou; H Michelakakis
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0301-2115     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.     Publication Date:  1999 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-06-10     Completed Date:  1999-06-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375672     Medline TA:  Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol     Country:  IRELAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  113-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Hematology, Alexandra Univ. Hospital, Athens, Greece.
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MeSH Terms
Abortion, Spontaneous / etiology
Gaucher Disease / complications*,  diagnosis
Pregnancy Complications* / diagnosis
Pregnancy Outcome
Risk Factors

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