American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting

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Level of glucose intolerance affects offspring’s birth weight

May 16, 2018
Women with abnormal 1-hour glucose challenge tests had higher birth weight babies than women with normal test results, according to findings…
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ACOG committee member shares top takeaways from annual meeting

May 15, 2018
Treatment for heavy menstrual bleeding, the future of genetics in gynecology and intrapartum care were some of the highlights at the recent American…
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Women with preeclampsia develop cerebrovascular disease risk factors

May 10, 2018
Women with preeclampsia during pregnancy may be more likely to develop risk factors for cerebrovascular disease, according to findings presented at…

Elagolix reduced fatigue in patients with endometriosis

May 9, 2018
Patients with moderate-to-severe endometriosis and received elagolix had fewer fatigue symptoms according to findings presented at the American…
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Hospital readmission after cesarean linked to extended operative time

May 8, 2018
Hospital readmission due to infection after cesarean delivery was linked to maternal age, BMI, operative time and membrane intactness, according to…
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Liletta remains safe, effective for pregnancy prevention after 5 years

May 4, 2018
Liletta 52 mg intrauterine device continues to safely and effectively prevent pregnancies 5 years after successful placement, according to findings…
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Women unlikely to adhere to screening guidelines after HPV vaccination

May 18, 2017
Women who have received the HPV vaccination were less likely to adhere to cervical cancer screening guidelines, suggesting an unintended consequence…
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Uterine anomalies associated with hypertensive disorders during pregnancy

May 12, 2017
Pregnant women with a uterine anomaly were more likely to have a hypertensive disorder than those without a uterine anomaly, according to data…
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Hormonal contraceptives do not increase recurrence of breast cancer, mortality

May 12, 2017
Breast cancer survivors who used hormonal contraception did not have an increased risk for recurrence or mortality compared with those who did not…
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HIV testing lacking in pregnant women

June 9, 2016
Testing for HIV during pregnancy is "grossly underperformed," according to preliminary data presented at the Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting…