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Maternal adipokines and insulin as biomarkers of pregnancies complicated by overweight and obesity

Writers: Joice Monaliza Vernini, Jusciéle Brogin Moreli, Roberto Antônio Araújo Costa, Carlos Antonio Negrato, Marilza Vieira Cunha Rudge and Iracema Mattos Paranhos Calderon Keywords: Adipokines; Pregnancy; Obesity; Insulin resistance; Hyperglycemia Abstract Background Maternal obesity is associated with several adverse pregnancy outcomes. This study was conducted aiming to evaluate maternal levels of adipokines and insulin in pregnancies complicated […]