Major congenital malformations in women with gestational diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, 04/30/2012
Evidence Based Medicine
Balsells M et al. – There is a slightly higher risk of major congenital malformations in women with gestational diabetes than in the reference group. The contribution of women with overt hyperglycemia and other factors could not be ascertained. This risk, however, is much lower than in women with pregestational diabetes.