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Vol 92, No 9 (2021)
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Inflammatory rheumatic diseases and pregnancy

Katarzyna Klimaszyk1, Ewa Wender-Ozegowska1, Malgorzata Kedzia1
DOI: 10.5603/GP.a2021.0152
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Pubmed: 34541654
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Ginekol Pol 2021;92(9):663-667.
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  1. Department of Reproduction, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

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Vol 92, No 9 (2021)
REVIEW PAPERS Obstetrics
Published online: 2021-08-23

Abstract

Pregnancy in a patient diagnosed with systemic connective tissue disorder is a challenge that requires a close co-operation between a rheumatologist and gynaecologist. Good control over the activity of the underlying condition and the choice of appropriate time for planning a pregnancy have direct effect on the pregnancy results in these patients. Applying gynaecological supervision adequate to the increased risk of complications is also very important.
The aim of this study is to present the current knowledge on the care over pregnant patients with systemic connective tissue diseases and to draw attention to the importance of pregnancy planning in this group of patients.

Abstract

Pregnancy in a patient diagnosed with systemic connective tissue disorder is a challenge that requires a close co-operation between a rheumatologist and gynaecologist. Good control over the activity of the underlying condition and the choice of appropriate time for planning a pregnancy have direct effect on the pregnancy results in these patients. Applying gynaecological supervision adequate to the increased risk of complications is also very important.
The aim of this study is to present the current knowledge on the care over pregnant patients with systemic connective tissue diseases and to draw attention to the importance of pregnancy planning in this group of patients.

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Keywords

inflammatory rheumatic diseases; pregnancy; lupus erythematosus; adverse pregnancy outcomes

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Title

Inflammatory rheumatic diseases and pregnancy

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

Issue

Vol 92, No 9 (2021)

Article type

Review paper

Pages

663-667

Published online

2021-08-23

DOI

10.5603/GP.a2021.0152

Pubmed

34541654

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Ginekol Pol 2021;92(9):663-667.

Keywords

inflammatory rheumatic diseases
pregnancy
lupus erythematosus
adverse pregnancy outcomes

Authors

Katarzyna Klimaszyk
Ewa Wender-Ozegowska
Malgorzata Kedzia

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