M utations of the KCNJ11 gene are a common cause of permanent neonatal diabetes (PNDM) (1,2) and sometimes result in other diabetic phenotypes (2). Sulfonylureas (SUs) are effective and safe in most diabetic KCNJ11 mutation carriers (3). However, their application risk is sometimes uncertain. We have previously described glibenclamide use in a pregnant… (More)
Shoulder dystocia remains an obstetric emergency. Maternal diabetes is considered to be one of the major risk factors for shoulder dystocia. The aim of this study was to analyze antepartum and peripartum risk factors and complications of shoulder dystocia in diabetic and non-diabetic women.
We performed a retrospective analysis of 48… (More)