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Disease Diabetes, Gestational

Name Diabetes, Gestational
Synonyms Diabetes Mellitus, Gestational | Diabetes, Pregnancy Induced | Diabetes, Pregnancy-Induced | Gestational Diabetes | Gestational Diabetes Mellitus | Pregnancy-Induced Diabetes
Definition Diabetes mellitus induced by PREGNANCY but resolved at the end of pregnancy. It does not include previously diagnosed diabetics who become pregnant (PREGNANCY IN DIABETICS). Gestational diabetes usually develops in late pregnancy when insulin antagonistic hormones peaks leading to INSULIN RESISTANCE; GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; and HYPERGLYCEMIA.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Metabolic disease | Pregnancy complication
MeSH® ID D016640
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1. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes, Gestational Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Glucose Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes Mellitus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes, Gestational Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes Mellitus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes, Gestational Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Diabetes, Gestational Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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