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*  MTRR (gene)
Elevated homocysteine levels are associated with birth defects in addition to pregnancy complications, cardiovascular disease, ... Muthuswamy S, Agarwal S (2016). "Do the MTHFR gene polymorphism and Down syndrome pregnancy association stands true? A case- ... Elevated homocysteine is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease and inversely correlated to consumed vitamin B12 ... Journal of Cardiovascular Risk. 7 (3): 197-200. doi:10.1177/204748730000700306. PMID 11006889. Shaw GM, Lu W, Zhu H, Yang W, ...
*  List of MeSH codes
... female genital diseases and pregnancy complications C14 - cardiovascular diseases C15 - hemic and lymphatic diseases C16 - ... cardiovascular system A08 - nervous system A09 - sense organs A10 - tissues A11 - cells A12 - fluids and secretions A13 - ...
*  Ulegyria
Oftentimes, fetal hypoxic-ischemic brain injuries occur as a result of a pregnancy complications such as placental abruption, ... cord accident, or cardiovascular stress due to a difficult delivery. A lack of oxygen to the brain contributes to the formation ...
*  Medical imaging
... may be indicated in pregnancy because of pregnancy complications, intercurrent diseases or routine prenatal ... Comley, RA; Kallend, D (February 2013). "Imaging in the cardiovascular and metabolic disease area". Drug Discovery Today. 18 (3 ... MPI has been used in medical research to image cardiovascular performance, neuroperfusion, and cell tracking. ... "Guidelines for Diagnostic Imaging During Pregnancy and Lactation". American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 630-679: complications of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium
Congenital cardiovascular disorders complicating pregnancy childbirth or the puerperium (648.6) Other cardiovascular diseases ... Prolonged pregnancy (645.1) Post term pregnancy (645.2) Prolonged pregnancy (646) Other complications of pregnancy, not ... Complications following abortion and ectopic and molar pregnancies (640) Hemorrhage in early pregnancy (640.0) Threatened ... An ICD-9 list of codes for complications of pregnancy. (630) Hydatidiform mole (631) Other abnormal product of conception (632 ...
*  Social support
... more complications during pregnancy, and more functional disability and pain associated with rheumatoid arthritis, among many ... Cardiovascular system: Social support has been found to lower cardiovascular reactivity to stressors. It has been found to ... "Social support during pregnancy: effects on maternal depressive symptoms, smoking, and pregnancy outcome". Human Reproduction. ... People with low social support are at a much higher risk of death from a variety of diseases (e.g., cancer or cardiovascular ...
*  Pre-eclampsia
"Rest during pregnancy for preventing pre-eclampsia and its complications in women with normal blood pressure". Cochrane ... There is also an increased risk for cardiovascular complications, including hypertension and ischemic heart disease, and kidney ... Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (which include pre-eclampsia) are one of the most common causes of death due to pregnancy. ... Also, subsequent pregnancies by the same paternal donor had a reduced risk of pre-eclampsia while subsequent pregnancies by a ...
*  Thromboxane receptor
... vascular complications due to sickle cell anemia; other cardiovascular diseases including heart attack, stroke, and peripheral ... TP has also been proposed to be involved in human: blood pressure and organ blood flow regulation; essential and pregnancy- ... TP thereby has wide-ranging functions that tend to be detrimental to the cardiovascular network in animals and, most likely, ... However, TP functions are not uniformly injurious to the cardiovascular system: TP receptor-depleted mice show an increase in ...
*  Miscarriage and mental illness
Women with PTSD are thought to be at a higher risk of prenatal loss, perinatal loss, pregnancy complications, ectopic pregnancy ... PTSD in a mother is suspected to increase the risk of autism, hypertension, cardiovascular diseases, and type 2 diabetes in a ... "The impact of pregnancy loss on men's health and wellbeing: a systematic review". BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 17: 380. doi: ... This psychological trauma can develop as a response to early pregnancy loss. Anxiety can also develop as a result of a ...
*  Obesity in the United States
Obesity has also been shown to increase the prevalence of complications during pregnancy and childbirth. Babies born to obese ... It is one of the biggest factors for a type II diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. It is also associated with cancer (e.g. ... There has been an increase in obesity-related medical problems, including type II diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular ...
*  Long-term complications of standing
"Prolonged Standing During Pregnancy May Result In Stunted Fetal Growth". MedicalNewsToday.com. Retrieved 23 February 2017. " ... Standing for prolonged periods can lead to certain cardiovascular disorders. In a study by Krause et al. (2000) the authors ... Many of the complications come from prolonged standing (more the 60% of a work day) that is repeated several times a week. ... The long-term complications of standing are the conditions that may arise after prolonged time in a standing or upright ...
*  Turner syndrome
... it has to be noted that pregnancy may be a risk of cardiovascular complications for the mother. Indeed, several studies had ... As with the other cardiovascular malformations, complications of aortic dilatation is commonly associated with 45,X karyotype. ... Ho et al., 2004). Sybert VP (Jan 1998). "Cardiovascular malformations and complications in Turner syndrome". Pediatrics. 101 (1 ... Different karyotypes may have differing rates of cardiovascular malformations. Two studies found a rate of cardiovascular ...
*  Maternal near miss
... "a woman who nearly died but survived a complication that occurred during pregnancy, childbirth or within 42 days of termination ... she is considered as a maternal near miss case.Cardiovascular dysfunction a) Shock b) Cardiac Arrest c) Severe hypoperfusion ( ... reviewing maternal deaths and complications to make pregnancy safer". British Medical Bulletin. 67 (1): 27-37. doi:10.1093/bmb/ ... if a woman present any of the conditions below during pregnancy, childbirth or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy and ...
*  FP-C
OB/Gyn Fetal circulation Maternal complications, such as pregnancy induced hypertension. labor and delivery Complications ... Perform a detailed cardiovascular assessment Identify patients experiencing an acute cardiac event (e.g., acute myocardial ... pregnancy induced hypertension, hypertonic or titanic contractions, cord prolapse, placental abruption) Assess whether ... Identify the pediatric patient experiencing an acute cardiovascular event (e.g., shock, cardiac anomaly, dysrhythmias) Identify ...
*  Obesity-associated morbidity
Obesity is related to many complications in pregnancy including: haemorrhage, infection, increased hospital stays for the ... Ageno W, Becattini C, Brighton T, Selby R, Kamphuisen PW (January 2008). "Cardiovascular risk factors and venous ... Those who are obese during pregnancy have a greater risk of have a child with a number of congenital malformations including: ... Malnick, S. D. H.; Knobler, H. (2006-09-01). "The medical complications of obesity". QJM. 99 (9): 565-579. doi:10.1093/qjmed/ ...
*  Syphilis
Cardiovascular syphilis usually occurs 10-30 years after the initial infection. The most common complication is syphilitic ... Penicillin is an effective treatment for syphilis in pregnancy but there is no agreement on which dose or way of giving it is ... Infection during pregnancy is also associated with miscarriage. Treponema pallidum subspecies pallidum is a spiral-shaped, Gram ... Syphilis is transmitted primarily by sexual contact or during pregnancy from a mother to her fetus; the spirochete is able to ...
*  Secondary hypertension
While generally benign, it may herald three complications of pregnancy: pre-eclampsia, HELLP syndrome and eclampsia. Follow-up ... Mounier-Vehier C, Delsart P (April 2009). "[Pregnancy-related hypertension: a cardiovascular risk situation]". Presse Médicale ... Escher G (April 2009). "Hyperaldosteronism in pregnancy". Therapeutic Advances in Cardiovascular Disease. 3 (2): 123-32. doi: ... Because of the ubiquity of arsenic in ground water supplies and its effect on cardiovascular health, low dose arsenic poisoning ...
*  European Association for the Study of Diabetes
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Study Group (D&CVD). In 1999, the EASD increased its commitment to stimulate diabetes ... EASD Eye Complication Study Group (EASDEC); European Diabetic Nephropathy Study Group (EDNSG); Incretin Study Group; EASD Islet ... Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group (DPSG); Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD); Diabetes Neuropathy Study Group (NEURODIAB); ...
*  Maternal death
Young mothers face higher risks of complications and death during pregnancy than older mothers, especially adolescents aged 15 ... and cardiovascular disease, all of which may complicate pregnancy or be aggravated by it[citation needed]. According to a 2004 ... "Pregnancy Mortality Surveillance System - Pregnancy - Reproductive Health". CDC. Morello, Carol (May 2, 2014). "Maternal deaths ... there is a distinction between a direct maternal death that is the result of a complication of the pregnancy, delivery, or ...
*  Intercurrent disease in pregnancy
... disease in pregnancy is a disease that is not directly caused by the pregnancy (in contrast to a complication of pregnancy), ... Page 264 in: Gresele, Paolo (2008). Platelets in hematologic and cardiovascular disorders: a clinical handbook. Cambridge, UK: ... Bacterial vaginosis an intercurrent disease in pregnancy may increase the risk of pregnancy complications, most notably ... such as causing pregnancy complications). A major component of this risk can result from necessary use of drugs in pregnancy to ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Reproductive Health: Pregnancy and Birth: Complications: Support Groups
Health Conditions and Diseases Cardiovascular Disorders Heart Disease Cardiomyopathy 12. Health Conditions and Diseases Genetic ... Provides support for women with high-risk pregnancy, including information on practical issues. ...
*  Thoracic aortic aneurysm
... nearly half arise during pregnancy. The majority of these deaths occur as a result of complications of thoracic aneurysmal ... Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of ... Cardiovascular Imaging. 1 (2): 200-209. doi:10.1016/j.jcmg.2007.11.005. ISSN 1936-878X. "UOTW #64 - Ultrasound of the Week". ...
*  Passive smoking
During pregnancy: Low birth weight, part B, ch. 3. Premature birth, part B, ch. 3 (Note that evidence of the causal link is ... 8 Lv, X; Sun, J; Bi, Y; Xu, M; Lu, J; Zhao, L; Xu, Y (15 November 2015). "Risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular ... Anesthesia complications and some negative surgical outcomes. Sleep disordered breathing: Most studies have found a significant ... Raupach T, Schäfer K, Konstantinides S, Andreas S (2006). "Secondhand smoke as an acute threat for the cardiovascular system: a ...
*  Preterm birth
Cardiovascular complications may arise from the failure of the ductus arteriosus to close after birth: patent ductus arteriosus ... Bánhidy F, Acs N, Puhó EH, Czeizel AE (2007). "Pregnancy complications and birth outcomes of pregnant women with urinary tract ... Pregnancy interval makes a difference as women with a six-month span or less between pregnancies have a two-fold increase in ... usually before 32 weeks of pregnancy. Mild brain bleeds usually leave no or few lasting complications, but severe bleeds often ...
*  Obstetrics
Prenatal care is important in screening for various complications of pregnancy. This includes routine office visits with ... Page 264 in: Gresele, Paolo (2008). Platelets in haematologic and cardiovascular disorders: a clinical handbook. Cambridge, UK ... Hypercoagulability in pregnancy is the propensity of pregnant women to develop thrombosis (blood clots). Pregnancy itself is a ... not directly caused by the pregnancy) that may become worse or be a potential risk to the pregnancy. Diabetes mellitus and ...
*  Effects of cannabis
Such complications demonstrate the need for studies on cannabis that have stronger controls, and investigations into alleged ... Cannabis consumption in pregnancy might be associated with restrictions in growth of the fetus, miscarriage, and cognitive ... Marijuana's cardiovascular effects are not associated with serious health problems for most young, healthy users. Researchers ... There are medical reports of occasional heart attacks or myocardial infarction, stroke and other cardiovascular side effects. ...