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Why does Gestational Diabetes increase the risk of stillbirth?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Abnormal glucose

The same reasons that produce Diabetic coma in adults.
The elevated blood glucose going to the fetus causes metabolic changes that can result in death.

In brief: Abnormal glucose

The same reasons that produce Diabetic coma in adults.
The elevated blood glucose going to the fetus causes metabolic changes that can result in death.
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