What are the signs and symptoms of gestational hypoglycemia?

Updated: Sep 12, 2019
  • Author: Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
  • Print
Answer

Gestational hypoglycemia may have the following features [2] :

  • More frequent in women younger than 25 years

  • More frequent in women with a preexisting medical condition

  • Less frequent in women whose prepregnancy body mass index was ≥30 kg/m2

  • Greater risk of preeclampsia/eclampsia in affected women

See Clinical Presentation for more detail.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!