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ea0090rc9.5 | Rapid Communications 9: Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology 2 | ECE2023

Higher maternal cortisol associated with lower blood pressure in offspring from 3 months to 5 years of age in the odense child cohort

Al-Jorani Hajir , Christian Jensen Richard , Jonasson Mikaela , Birukov Anna , Schmedes Anne Vibeke , Christesen Henrik Thybo , Dreyer Anja Fenger , Jensen Tina Kold , Glintborg Dorte , Jensen Boye Lagerbon , Andersen Marianne

Background: Synthetic glucocorticoid exposure in late pregnancy may be associated with higher blood pressure in offspring. We hypothesized that endogenous cortisol in pregnancy relates to offspring blood pressure (OBP).Objective: To investigate associations between maternal cortisol status in 3rd trimester pregnancy and OBP.Methods: We included 1,317 mother-child pairs from Odense Child Cohort (OCC), an observational prospective co...