Outcome of infants born to women with chronic kidney disease.

  title={Outcome of infants born to women with chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Douglas L. Blowey and Bradley A. Warady},
  journal={Advances in chronic kidney disease},
  volume={14 2},
Pregnancy in women with chronic kidney disease is not uncommon and is not without risk to the mother and child. This article reviews the literature on the outcome of infants from pregnancies in women with chronic kidney disease (CKD), including those receiving dialysis and those living with a functional kidney transplant. Pregnancy in women with CKD and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is associated with a higher rate of premature birth and small-for-gestational-age (SGA) infants, with resultant… CONTINUE READING

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