Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Engels Perinatal Centre

Gestational diabetes mellitus: risk factors development, occurrence, diagnostics and treatment (review)

Year: 2011, volume 7 Issue: №2 Pages: 534-541
Heading: Endocrinology Article type: Review
Authors: Kostenko I.V., Rogozhina I.E., Sukhankina G.V., Ryzhkina S.A.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University, Engels Perinatal Centre

Gestational diabetes is defined as a violation of carbohydrate metabolism resulting in hyperglycemia of varying severity, firstly revealed or developed during the pregnancy. The article presents current data on the occurrence, etiology and pathogenesis of gestational diabetes, as well as methods for screening and diagnostics of disorders of carbohydrate metabolism during pregnancy. It explains the basic principles of diet therapy

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Year: 2008, volume 4 Issue: №2 Pages: 67-70
Heading: Obstetrics and Gynecology Article type: Original article
Authors: M.L. Chekhonatskay, I.E. Rogozhina, N.E. Yannaeva
Organization: Engels Perinatal Centre, Saratov State Medical University

The article deals with research findings of uterus and uterus cervix blood flow in 120 healthy pregnant women in 37-42 weeks gestation period by transabdominal and transvaginal ultrasonic determination. The researches carried out have revealed marked interrelation between characteristics of uterus blood flow changes and the date of labor. In the last two weeks of gestation there is an intensification of uterus cervix blood supply and before labor there is a filling of uterus cervix with blood due to the increasing of venous vessels number and volume

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