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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007

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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
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Gestational diabetes is associated with high blood triglyceride levels.

_______ True    _______ False

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “Gestational diabetes is associated with high blood triglyceride levels.” is true or false.

Introduction: Gestational diabetes is a medical condition where a woman without a prior history of diabetes develops considerably high levels of blood glucose during pregnancy. Women who develop gestational diabetes have impaired insulin production due to the physiological changes that occur during pregnancy.

Explanation

Gestational diabetes is characterized by insulin resistance. This results in the hydrolysis of stored triglycerides into the circulating blood. The triglycerides are released into the blood as lipoproteins and ...

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