Effect of Vitamin D Deficiency on the Outcome of Pregnancy

Dr. Firdushi Begum, Dr. Mauchumi Saikia Pathak, Dr. Gitanjali Deka Abstract: Vitamin D deficiency based on low circulating 25(OH)D concentration is now a world wide phenomenon. Non-classical actions of this hormone is now the main focus of interest for researchers. This prospective cohort study was conducted among pregnant women visiting antenatal OPD of Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, to see whether the Vitamin D status of pregnant women has any effect on the development of preeclampsia and other adverse pregnancy outcomes.25(OH)D estimation was done on VitrosECiQ Immunodiagnostic System . Statistical…

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