A longitudinal study of iron status during pregnancy and the risk of gestational diabetes: findings from a prospective, multiracial cohort

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The aim of this study was to prospectively and longitudinally investigate maternal iron status during early to mid-pregnancy, and subsequent risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), using a comprehensive panel of conventional and novel iron biomarkers. A case–control study of 107 women with GDM and 214 controls (matched on age, race/ethnicity and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00125-016-4149-3

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