Meth And Opioid Use Rising During Pregnancy, Study Finds
According to the results of a new study, amphetamine and opioid use in pregnancy increased significantly over the past decade in the U.S.
Conclusion: Severe acute pancreatitis during pregnancy leads to a high rate of fetal mortality.Gestational trimester, delayed diagnosis, HTG, MOF, gestational diabetes mellitus, and preeclampsia are predictors of fetal loss. Therefore, close monitoring is essential for pregnancies complicated with HTG, diabetes mellitus, and hypertension. PMID: 32249649 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
DiscussionThis protocol extends to the first years of schooling age the evaluation of the neurotoxicant effect of Mercury and of the other heavy metals on children's neurodevelopment, adjusting for the potential confounders such as the lifestyles and the social economic status of children's families. Longitudinal analysis of neurodevelopment, assessed in different ages (18, 40 months and 7 years), are performed. PMID: 32249266 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
(Frontiers) Pregnant women who deliver early are more likely to have a varied vaginal microbiome, especially in their first trimester. Combining data from several studies, the researchers analyzed information across a wide range of women in terms of ethnicity and stage of pregnancy and also highlight the specific bacteria associated with premature births. The authors hope these findings could help identify women at higher risk of giving birth prematurely.
We report a case of a 39-yr-old woman who developed abnormal uterine bleeding 44 mo after her last recognized pregnancy. An endometrial curettage specimen demonstrated an APSN with some features concerning for an intermediate trophoblastic tumor. A hysterectomy specimen demonstrated residual APSN with foci consistent with emerging PSTT and ETT. This case illustrates the earliest form of PSTT and ETT arising in association with an APSN and supports interpretation of APSN as an intermediary lesion between typical PSN and intermediate trophoblastic tumors.
Publication date: Available online 6 April 2020Source: Pregnancy HypertensionAuthor(s): Anna Mccormick, Jasmin Kristianto, Xiaohu Wang, Jennifer Mcintosh, Meredith Cruz, Judith U. Hibbard, Robert D. Blank
Publication date: Available online 7 April 2020Source: Gynecologic Oncology ReportsAuthor(s): Jennifer W.H. Wong, Meryl M. Sperling, Scott A. Harvey, Jeffrey L. Killeen, Michael E. Carney
Publication date: Available online 7 April 2020Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical Obstetrics &GynaecologyAuthor(s): Grace Lai-Hung Wong, Wan-Hsin Wen, Calvin Q. Pan
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