Perinatal outcomes and macrosomia in a multi-ethnic population of women with type 2 diabetes.

@article{Hughes2006PerinatalOA,
  title={Perinatal outcomes and macrosomia in a multi-ethnic population of women with type 2 diabetes.},
  author={Ruth C E Hughes and Janet A Rowan},
  journal={The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={46 6},
  pages={
          552-5
        }
}
We reviewed pregnancy outcomes of women with type 2 diabetes giving birth over a six-year period, comparing the main ethnic groups. Asian women had significantly smaller babies and lower rates of macrosomia as defined by standard growth charts. Other outcomes were similar between the Asian, European and Polynesian women. 

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