Gestational Diabetes and Gestational Impaired Glucose Tolerance in 1653 Teenage Pregnancies: Prevalence, Risk Factors and Pregnancy Outcomes


KARÇAALTINCABA D., BÜYÜKKARAGÖZ B., Kandemir O., YALVAÇ E. S. , Kiykac-Altinbas S., Haberal A.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY, vol.24, no.2, pp.62-65, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpag.2010.07.003
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.62-65
  • Keywords: Teenage pregnancy, Gestational diabetes, Gestational impaired glucose tolerance, Prevalence, Risk factors, MELLITUS, OBESITY, TURKEY

Abstract

Study Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and gestational impaired glucose tolerance (GIGT) in adolescent pregnancies, associated risk factors, and pregnancy complications.