by caryn (10171 Posts), Sat May 09, 2009 10:56 pm
...Preeclampsia was associated with a higher risk of diabetes adjusting for age, primigravidity, and gestational diabetes (hazard ratio, HR 1.82, 95%CI 1.26, 2.62) and in women without gestational diabetes (n = 30,109; HR 1.86, 95%CI 1.22, 2.84). Conclusion: Women with preeclampsia have greater risk of developing diabetes, even in the absence of gestational diabetes...
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