A 51-year-old member asked:
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I know gestational diabetes can cause hypoglycemia&seizures in baby shortly after birth; is it possible for gest. Diabetes to cause in utero seizures?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: The hypoglycemia after birth is secondary to the higher Insulin levels the bay sees in utero. No seizures in utero.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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