Serum calcium in normal pregnant women.


A prospective case-control study was done to determine any difference of serum calcium levels in pregnant women in third trimester and non-pregnant women. Serum calcium levels were determined in 30 normal non-gravid women and 30 women with normal pregnancies during third trimester with age range of 17-35 years. The mean serum calcium levels were found to be significantly lower in normal pregnant woman in third trimester than that of normal non-pregnant controls.

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@article{Akhter2003SerumCI, title={Serum calcium in normal pregnant women.}, author={Khurram Akhter and Mohammad Saifur Rahman and Selim Ahmed and Ali Ahmed and Syed Mohammed Shahe Alam}, journal={Mymensingh medical journal : MMJ}, year={2003}, volume={12 1}, pages={55-7} }