Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep460 | Diabetes (complications & therapy) | ECE2015

Establishing the relationship between third-trimester foetal abdominal circumference, birthweight, and neonatal morbidity in gestational diabetes

Pereira Maria Teresa , Garrido Susana , Almeida Raquel , Vilaverde Joana , Pichel Fernando , Pinto Clara , Goncalves Joaquim , Dores Jorge

Introduction: Gestational diabetes (GD) is associated with a significantly higher risk of perinatal complications. It has been suggested that third-trimester (3thT) foetal abdominal circumference (fAC) determination is an important predictor of macrossomia and large for gestational age (LGA).Aims: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between the 3thT fAC percentile with birthweight (BW) and adverse neonatal outc...

ea0063gp220 | Gestational and Type 1 Diabetes | ECE2019

Definition of a third-trimester HbA1c cut-off point for an increased risk of Large-for-Gestational-Age in mothers with Gestational Diabetes

Fonseca Liliana , Duarte Diana Borges , Amado Ana , Lau Eva , Pichel Fernado , Goncalves Joaquim , Pinto Clara , Vilaverde Joana , Dores Jorge , Cardoso Helena

Introduction: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with important neonatal risks and a higher incidence of large-for-gestational-age (LGA) newborns and fetal macrosomia. The aim of our work was to define a third-trimester HbA1c cut-off point for increased risk of fetal morbidity, macrosomia and LGA newborns.Methodology: Observational retrospective study of all singleton pregnant women with GDM, followed at our Diabetes and Pregnancy Clinic b...