Elevated plasma homocysteine levels in gestational diabetes mellitus


Tarim E., Bagis T., Kilicdag E., Erkanli S., Aslan E., Sezgin N., ...More

ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol.83, no.6, pp.543-547, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.0001-6349.2004.00540.x
  • Journal Name: ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.543-547
  • Keywords: gestational diabetes mellitus, homocysteine, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, PREGNANCY, ASSOCIATION, HISTORY, GLUCOSE, STRESS, WOMEN, SERUM, RISK, ACID
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective. This prospective study investigated the occurrence of hyperhomocysteinemia in a population of patients with gestational diabetes. The aim was to determine whether elevated plasma homocysteine is associated with gestational diabetes in Turkish women.