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Estudo do extrato de Ginkgo biloba na prevenção de malformações em recémnascidos de ratas diabéticas
(Revista Brasileira de Plantas Medicinais, 2003-10-01) [Artigo]
The pregnant women presenting Diabetes mellitus develop metabolic alterations, that may cause damage to the fetal well-being and provoke anomalies and/or malformations. The antioxidant treatment has improved the embryonic ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata aqueous extract on the maternal-fetal outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-02-28) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Bauhinia forficata Link, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes.Aim of this study: To evaluate the effect of Bauhinia forficata ...
Influence of lower cutoff values for 100-g oral glucose tolerance test and glycemic profile for identification of pregnant women at excessive fetal growth risk
(Endocrine Practice, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate data from patients with normal oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) results and a normal or impaired glycemic profile (GP) to determine whether lower cutoff values for the OGTT and GP (alone or combined) ...
Design and validity of a questionnaire to assess sexuality in pregnant women
(Reproductive Health, 2009-08-27) [Artigo]
Background. A review of validated methods for assessing female sexual dysfunction and a review of male and female sexual dysfunction did not refer to any specific questionnaire for evaluating sexuality during pregnancy. A ...
Effects of Maternal Diabetes on Pregnancy Outcome of Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
(Hypertension in Pregnancy, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Effect of Bauhinia forficata extract in diabetic pregnant rats: maternal repercussions
(Phytomedicine, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
Bauhinia forficata, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazil folk medicine for the treatment of Diabetes mellitus. The purposes of present study were to determine the repercussions of diabetes on the defense ...
Levels of DNA damage in blood leukocyte samples from non-diabetic and diabetic female rats and their fetuses exposed to air or cigarette smoke
(Mutation Research: Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2008-05-31) [Artigo]
dThe objective of the present study was to evaluate DNA damage level in blood leukocytes from diabetic and non-diabetic female Wistar rats exposed to air or to cigarette smoke, and to correlate the findings with levels of ...
Mild gestational hyperglycaemia as a risk factor for metabolic syndrome in pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcomes
(Diabetes-metabolism Research and Reviews, 2008-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective The aims of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of pregnant women with a wide range of glucose tolerance, pre-pregnancy risk factors for MS during pregnancy and the ...
Melatonin effects on macrophage in diabetic rats and the maternal hyperglycemic implications for newborn rats
(International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, 2009-12-01) [Artigo]
The modulatory effects of melatonin (MLT) on maternal and fetal macrophages in diabetic rats and the repercussion of maternal hyperglycemia on fetus-placenta parameters were studied. This was achieved by determining maternal ...