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Effect of Ginkgo biloba on the reproductive outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2007-08-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of Ginkgo biloba treatment (EGb 761, 200 mg kg-1 day-1) administered from day 0 to 20 of pregnancy on maternal reproductive performance and on the maternal and fetal ...
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestation and puerperium of women with gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia
(American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Problem High plasma levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in pregnant women have been associated with the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia (PE). This study evaluated TNF-alpha plasma levels and monocyte production ...
Diabetes and pregnancy: An update of the problem
(Annual Review of Biomedical Sciences, 2007-12-01) [Resenha]
Pregnancies complicated by diabetes account for about 7% of all pregnancies attended by the Brazilian Unified Healthcare System (SUS) and are one of the main causes of maternal/perinatal morbidity and mortality in Brazil. ...
A curva de regressão da gonadotrofina coriônica humana é útil no diagnóstico precoce da neoplasia trofoblástica gestacional pós-molar?
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2007-10-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: avaliar a utilidade da curva de regressão normal da gonadotrofina coriônica humana (hCG) no diagnóstico precoce de neoplasia trofoblástica gestacional pós-molar (NTG). MÉTODOS: estudo longitudinal, incluindo 105 ...
Insulinoterapia, controle glicêmico materno e prognóstico perinatal - Diferença entre o diabetes gestacional e o clínico
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2007-05-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: to evaluate the insulin therapy protocol and its maternal and perinatal outcome in patients with clinical or gestational diabetes in a high risk reference service. METHODS: descriptive and prospective study including ...
Morphometric study of placental villi and vessels in women with mild hyperglycemia or gestational or overt diabetes
(Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2007-10-01) [Artigo]
In this study, morphometric measures of placental terminal villi and villous vessels were compared in overt, as well as gestational diabetes mellitus, and mild hyperglycemia diagnosed by oral 100 g glucose tolerance test ...
Antioxidant therapy and PROM
(American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007-12-01) [Resumo]
Effect of maternal obesity on diabetes development in adult rat offspring
(Life Sciences, 2007-10-27) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate whether maternal obesity leads to the onset of diabetes in adult Wistar rats offspring. MSG solution neonatally administration induced obesity in rats (F(1)MSG group, n = 30); and saline solution ...
Antioxidant therapy to prevent preeclampsia - A Randomized controlled trial
(Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: To study whether antioxidant supplementation will reduce the incidence of preeclampsia among patients at increased risk.METHODS: A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial was conducted at ...
Evaluation of level of DNA damage in blood leukocytes of non-diabetic and diabetic rat exposed to cigarette smoke
(Mutation Research: Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2007-04-02) [Artigo]
The objective of the present study was to use the comet assay to evaluate the steady-state level of DNA damage in peripheral blood leukocytes from diabetic and non-diabetic female Wistar rats exposed to air or to cigarette ...