The course of pregnancy in obese women

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The increasing prevalence of obesity and its related diseases is one of the major health problems, which assumes particular significance in a group of reproductive-aged women. Prepregnancy obesity and overweight are an important risk factor for pregnancy, labor, postpartum complications and poor perinatal outcomes.

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N. A Chukhareva

Academician V.I. Kulakov Research Center of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Perinatology, Ministry of Health of Russia

Junior Researcher of the Therapeutic Department

N. K Runikhina

Academician V.I. Kulakov Research Center of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Perinatology, Ministry of Health of Russia

MD, Professor, Head of the Therapeutic Department

E. N Dudinskaya

State Research Center for Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Health of Russia

Senior Researcher of the Department of Integrated Non-Communicable Disease Risk Reduction


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