Journal of Pregnancy / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Leaner Women with Impaired Insulin Secretion Accounts for about 40 of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in Japan

Table 1

Maternal characteristics of the LIR and HIR groups.


maternal age (yrs)36.0±4.636.8±4.60.76
primipara (%)24 (53)17 (68)0.23
random blood glucose at the first visit (mg/dl)91.5±12.695.0±20.70.46
gestational age at undergoing 75gOGTT (wks)24.6±6.221.7±6.70.08

Indication for 75gOGTT
random blood glucose method, 100mg/dL or more at first visit123 0.48
random blood glucose method, 100mg/dL or more at mid-pregnancy168
repeated positive results in the urine glucose test strip1011
history of GDM11

LIR group: women with low insulin resistance, HIR group: women with high insulin resistance, 75gOGTT: 75g glucose tolerance test, GDM: gestational diabetes mellitus

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