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ea0081p368 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Comparative analysis of clinical, obstetric and perinatal characteristics of pregnant women according to serum levels of vitamin D

Simon Frapolli Victor Josa , Fernandez Valero Andrea , Fuentes Miguel Damas , Molina Vega Maria , Picon Casar Maria Josa , Tinahones Madueno Francisco Josa

Introduction: Vitamin D is considered a fat-soluble vitamin and a fundamental prohormone in mineral and bone metabolism, with an immunoregulatory, cardiovascular and neuroprotective effect, among others. Vitamin D can be found as vitamin D2 or ergocalciferol and vitamin D3 or cholecalciferol. The main source of vitamin D comes from ultraviolet radiation in sunlight, but it is also obtained through food. Vitamin D deficiency is very prevalent in Europe, with a significant peak ...