Navigation Links
Pregnant Women With Lupus Are At Greater Risk

from the disease.

Previous research also has shown that pregnancy can increase the activity level of lupus, increasing the danger to the woman and sometimes causing problems in her fetus, according to Clowse. What was not certain, she said, is how much lupus increased a woman's health risk.

To help answer this question, Clowse's team analyzed data from more than 18 million pregnancy-related hospital admissions and discharges in the United States from 2000 to 2002. The study found that slightly more than 13,500 women with systemic lupus gave birth during this time, and 44 of the women -- 0.3 percent -- died, Clowse said.

Overall, women with systemic lupus showed a more than 20-fold greater risk of pregnancy-related death, compared with women without the disease, she said. Extrapolating this observed increase in risk to the general population suggests that for every 100,000 women with systemic lupus who would deliver a baby, approximately 325 of them would die, compared with approximately 14 deaths for every 100,000 women without the disease who would give birth, Clowse said.

"We don't want these results to scare women with lupus away from getting pregnant, especially if they have a mild form of the disease," Clowse said. "But these women really must plan their pregnancies. They may need to change their medications before they get pregnant, and they really shouldn't conceive when their lupus is active."

Clowse said patients whose lupus has been dormant for at least six months before conception are at low risk for developing active systemic lupus during pregnancy and therefore are at least somewhat less likely than women whose disease is active to experience health complications.

However, all women with systemic lupus do face elevated risks for pregnancy complications, she said. In the study population, women with systemic lupus, compared to women without the disease, were nearly six times more likely to suff
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Pregnant smokers could harm their child
2. Risk for Pregnant Women
3. Pregnant women more prone to depression
4. The Effects Of Fish On Pregnant Women Questioned
5. Relieving Pelvic Pain In Pregnant Women
6. Pregnant mothers dental health can lead to pre-term babies
7. Listeria Food Poisoning Can Be Dangerous In Pregnant Women And Elderly
8. The Dangers Of Vitamin A To Pregnant Women To Be Included On Label
9. Trained Counselors Counseling Pregnant Smokers To Quit May Not Work
10. Good Response from Pregnant Women in Delhi for Free ART Therapy
11. London Hospital Provides Specialized Care For Pregnant Women
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Pregnant Women With Lupus Are Greater Risk

(Date:12/24/2014)... New York, New York (PRWEB) December 24, 2014 ... lawsuits ( http://www.xareltolawsuit2015.com/ ) that allege the blood ... other complications has outlined a leadership structure for ... an Order dated December 17th, the Court plans ... for the parties and also plans on appointing ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 BambooIndustry.com a famous bamboo flooring ... Today, the company announces its multiple layer bamboo ... on these new products. , Bamboo panel is the ... multiple layer bamboo panel board features high quality selective ... emissions free. The bamboo panel consists of multiple layers ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who experienced childhood ... migraine headaches, suggests a study published online Dec. ... "Childhood maltreatment can have long-lasting effects, like associated ... study author Dawn Buse, director of behavioral medicine ... said in a journal news release. "When ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2014 Gluten, ... havoc on those who have an intolerance to gluten, ... diarrhea, gas, bloating, migraine headaches, joint pain and fatigue. ... free diet plans that deliver safe and fast ... foods that trigger a gluten allergy reaction. These gluten ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... The report offers details on the global sports ... such as the key trends, the orthopedic market, the ... U.S. sports medicine, the impact of the global economy ... by the market. , Browse report with table of ... provides an overview of the global as well as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Bamboo Flooring Company Bambooindustry.com Introduces Its Multiple Layer Bamboo Panel Board Collection 2Health News:Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 3Health News:Sports Medicine Market Report 2014: Global Industry Analysis, Share, Size, Trends, Growth and Forecast report 2
... July 18 (HealthDay News) -- Correcting lazy eye in adults ... been able to do that -- at least partially and ... Someone with lazy eye -- ophthalmologists call it amblyopia -- ... other. Early treatment often has a child wearing a patch ...
... July 18 Two consumer,groups today filed an ... human embryonic stem cells held by the Wisconsin ... Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer,Rights, and the Public ... of Appeals and Interferences. The PTO examiner narrowed,WARF,s ...
... in French . , Winnipeg (July ... Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) was announced today ... Secretary for Health, on behalf of Tony Clement, Minister ... investigating how to improve the application of mental health ...
... New research led by a Michigan State University scholar ... more emotionally unstable and harder to get along with ... employers are urged to guard against the use of ... firing. , Mark Roehling, associate professor of human resource ...
... national immunization awareness campaign to raise awareness, of ... ... CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 18 The COSHAR Foundation, a,nonprofit ... on minority and disadvantaged populations, hosts,National Women,s Health Awareness Day ...
... Blue Shield,United Concordia Companies, Inc. and Catholic Charities ... for Pittsburghers. Beginning at 10,a.m. and continuing until ... will,offer health information and dental screenings, restorations and ... long, oral health has received much less attention ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Magnetic Pulses to Brain Improve Lazy Eye in Adults 2Health News:Magnetic Pulses to Brain Improve Lazy Eye in Adults 3Health News:Consumer Groups File Appeal on Challenge of Human Stem Cell Patent Held By WARF 2Health News:CIHR announces $4.4 million to improve mental health of Canadians 2Health News:Studies refute common stereotypes about obese workers 2Health News:The COSHAR Foundation Participates in Annual Women's Health Awareness Day 2Health News:The COSHAR Foundation Participates in Annual Women's Health Awareness Day 3Health News:Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Concordia and Catholic Charities Join Forces to Offer Free Health, Dental Services This Saturday 2
(Date:12/22/2014)... Dec. 22, 2014 Apnea Sciences ( www.apneasciences.com ... in Aliso Viejo , California.  ... the tremendous growth and worldwide expansion, a new facility ... SnoreRx, the anti snore cure have exceeded our expectations ... "We are now in 23 countries and will be ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( ... "Investment Analysis of the US Medical Device ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... device sector identifies the key trends and rationale ... and mergers and acquisitions. The study ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Pa. and STOCKHOLM , ... (publ) (Sobi) and partner Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced ... (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted ... clostridium histolyticum) for the treatment of adult men with ... of at least 30 degrees at the start of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Investment Analysis of the US Medical Device Sector 2Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 2Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 3Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 4Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 5Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 6
... Texas, Sept. 29 Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: ... 2010 Prix Galien USA Award for its innovative xTAG® ... named Best Medical Technology at the Prix Galien USA ... 2010, at the American Museum of Natural History in ...
... asked today to make protecting the eyes from ... by increasing the prevalence of UV and eye-health ... as the Surgeon General, and in upcoming healthcare ... the Congressional Vision Caucus, provided the opening remarks ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Luminex Corporation Wins Prestigious 2010 Prix Galien USA Award 2Prevent Blindness America Issues Call-to-Action to Make UV Eye Protection a National Health Priority 2Prevent Blindness America Issues Call-to-Action to Make UV Eye Protection a National Health Priority 3
... Compressor provides effective therapy at an affordable price. ... home or on the go and features ease ... reliable operation you have come to count on ... the perfect solution for those patients seeking a ...
... delivery is an important part of managing ... and convenient products mean delivering the aerosolized ... time while minimizing medication waste. Aerosol delivery ... line of Nebulizers, including the new NebuTech® ...
... SynergyPlus+ is recommended for people with low ... limbs associated with failed back syndrome, low ... people with post laminectomy pain, multiple back ... disease and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). ...
Whether you require high flow rates for critical situations or lower rates for others, this insufflator handles both situations equally well, regulated by the preselected pressure....
Medicine Products: