The influence of parental history of diabetes and offspring birthweight on offspring glucose metabolism in adulthood

Jeannet Lauenborg, Mie KW Jørgensen, Peter Damm, Atheline Major-Pedersen, Hans Rudolf Lytchoff Eiberg, Søren Urhammer, Oluf Borbye Pedersen, Torben Hansen

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    Abstract

    Links are well established between both family history of diabetes and reduced birthweight and increased risk of diabetes in adulthood.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalActa Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica
    Volume90
    Issue number12
    Pages (from-to)1357-63
    Number of pages7
    ISSN0001-6349
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Keywords

    • Adult
    • Adult Children
    • Birth Weight
    • Blood Glucose
    • Cohort Studies
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
    • Female
    • Glucose Tolerance Test
    • Humans
    • Insulin Resistance
    • Insulin-Secreting Cells
    • Male
    • Middle Aged
    • Parents
    • Pregnancy

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