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Morphological changes in the fast vs slow fiber profiles of the urethras of diabetic pregnant rats
(Urogynaecologia International Journal, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
Background: This study was undertaken to test the hypothesis that diabetes and pregnancy detrimentally affect the normal function of urethral striated muscles in rats, providing a model for additional studies related to ...
Prevalência de incontinência urinária e disfunção muscular do assoalho pélvico em primíparas dois anos após parto cesárea: Estudo transversal
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 2013-05-07) [Artigo]
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: There is uncertainty in the literature regarding the theory that obstetric events and pelvic floor injuries give rise to lower risk of subsequent urinary incontinence among women delivering via ...
Plasma concentrations and placental immunostaining of interleukin-10 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha as predictors of alterations in the embryo-fetal organism and the placental development of diabetic rats
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
Interleukin-10 (IL-10) appears to be the key cytokine for the maintenance of pregnancy and inhibits the secretion of inflammatory cytokines such as tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha). However, there are no studies ...
Pancreatic β-cell defects in women at risk of type 2 diabetes
(Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
We evaluated insulin release and insulin sensitivity in women with basal and/or postprandial hyperglycemia but normal oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in previous pregnancy (GHG). These women were individually matched ...
Urethral striated muscle and extracellular matrix morphological characteristics among mildly diabetic pregnant rats: translational approach
(International Urogynecology Journal, 2014-03-01) [Artigo]
Diabetes mellitus (DM) during pregnancy is associated with high levels of urinary incontinence (UI) and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction. Mild DM can lead to changes in urethral striated muscle and extracellular matrix (ECM) ...
Influência do peso, volume e densidade absoluta da placenta no peso dos recém-nascidos de gestantes portadoras de hipertensão arterial ou Diabetes Mellitus
(Diabetes Clínica, 2013) [Artigo]
Influence of weight, volume and absolute placental density on the weight of newborns of pregnant women with arterial hypertension or Diabetes Mellitus
Association of diabetes and cigarette smoke exposure on the glycemia and liver glycogen of pregnant Wistar rats
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2008-11-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To evaluate cigarette smoke exposure and/or diabetes association effects on the glycemia and liver glycogen levels of pregnant Wistar rats. Methods: 60 adult rats were randomly distributed into (n= 10/group): ...
Prognostic factors associated with time to hCG remission in patients with low-risk postmolar gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
(Gynecologic Oncology, 2013-08-01) [Artigo]
Objective The purpose of this study was to identify the clinical factors associated with time to hCG remission among women with low-risk postmolar GTN. Methods This study included a non-concurrent cohort of 328 patients ...
Treatment with Azadirachta indica in diabetic pregnant rats: Negative effects on maternal outcome
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2012-10-11) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: The role of Azadirachta indica (neem) against Chagas disease and its antibiotic and antidiabetic action have been demonstrated in non-pregnant animals. However, the effects of neem on lipid ...
Induction of the 72 kDa heat shock protein by glucose ingestion in black pregnant women
(Cell Stress and Chaperones, 2013-07-01) [Artigo]
Obese Black women are at increased risk for development of gestational diabetes mellitus and have worse perinatal outcomes than do obese women of other ethnicities. Since hsp72 has been associated with the regulation of ...