Obesity during pregnancy affects sex steroid concentrations depending on fetal gender


Background/Objective:It is not clear whether maternal obesity along with fetal gender affect sex steroid metabolism during pregnancy. Therefore, we compared sex steroid concentrations and placental expression of steroidogenic enzymes between non-obese and obese pregnant women with non-pathological pregnancies, and investigated the influence of fetal gender… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ijo.2017.159


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