Prepregnancy Adverse Lipid Profile and Subsequent Risk of Gestational Diabetes.


CONTEXT Lower low-density lipoprotein (LDL) peak diameter and a predominance of small, dense LDL are associated with type 2 diabetes, but it is unclear whether they are a risk factor for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether prepregnancy lipid profile predicts the development of GDM during pregnancy. DESIGN A nested case… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2015-3904


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