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Evaluation of Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis in Placentas of Rats with Severe Diabetes
(Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology, 2012-03-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this work was to analyze the cell proliferation and apoptosis indexes on the 18th and 21st days of pregnancy of diabetic rats and to correlate with maternal glycemia and perinatal outcomes. Placentas from 20 ...
Increased il-1 β production in placental villous subjected to hyperglycemic conditions
(Placenta, 2015-04-01) [Resumo]
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and VEGF-receptor expression in placenta of hyperglycemic pregnant women
(Placenta, 2010-09-01) [Artigo]
Hyperglycemia occurs in a variety of conditions such as overt diabetes, gestational diabetes and mild hyperglycemia, all of which are generally defined based on the oral glucose tolerance test and glucose profiles. Whereas ...
Urinary incontinence and vaginal squeeze pressure two years post-cesarean delivery in primiparous women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus
(Clinics, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: To assess the prevalence of urinary incontinence and associated vaginal squeeze pressure in primiparous women with and without previous gestational diabetes mellitus two years post-cesarean delivery.METHODS: ...
Serum and placental plgf expression in women with different levels of hyperglycemia
(Placenta, 2015-04-01) [Resumo]
Toxic and essential elements in blood from delivering women in selected areas of São Paulo State, Brazil
(Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
This study was designed to evaluate the degree of environmental contamination and possible exposure of pregnant women to toxic elements in seven selected areas of São Paulo State, Brazil. The overall median concentration ...
Levels of selected persistent organic pollutants in blood from delivering women in seven selected areas of São Paulo State, Brazil
(Environment International, 2012-04-01) [Artigo]
Persistent organic pollutants (POPS) present in the living environment are thought to have detrimental health effects on the population, with pregnant women and the developing foetus being at highest risk. We report on the ...
Alterações da matriz extracelular causadas pelo diabetes: o impacto sobre a continência urinária
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
The prevalence of urinary incontinence in diabetic pregnant women is significantly high two years after cesarean section. Incontinence can be the most common consequence of hyperglycemia compared to other complications. ...
Neonatally Induced Mild Diabetes in Rats and Its Effect on Maternal, Placental, and Fetal Parameters
(Experimental Diabetes Research, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to assess placental changes and reproductive outcomes in neonatally induced mild diabetic dams and fetal development in their offspring. At birth, female rats were assigned either to control or ...
Genotoxicity Evaluation in Severe or Mild Diabetic Pregnancy in Laboratory Animals
(Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes, 2012-05-01) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate the genotoxicity (DNA damage levels) in lymphocyte samples from pregnant Wistar rats with severe or mild diabetes and in whole blood samples from their newborns. Wistar female rats (1 and 90 ...