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Symptoms of Gestational Diabetes
Gestational diabetes usually does not cause symptoms distinguishable from those that commonly occur in pregnancy. If symptoms do occur, they may be similar to those in nongestational diabetes. These may include:
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Diabetes and pregnancy. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists website. Available at: http://www.diabetes.org/ . Accessed July 2010.
American Diabetes Association website. Available at: http://www.diabetes.org/ .
Hod M, Jovanovic LG, Di Renzo GC, et al, eds. Textbook of Diabetes and Pregnancy. Independence, KY: Taylor and Francis; 2003.
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development website. Available at: http://www.nichd.nih.gov/ .
Last reviewed September 2013 by Andrea Chisholm, MD
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