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Table 2 Maternal outcomes in 404 women with twin pregnancies by gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) status in Al Ain, UAE

From: Burden, associated risk factors and adverse outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus in twin pregnancies in Al Ain, UAE

  GDM
(n = 109, 27.0%)
Non- GDM
(n = 295, 73.0%)
p-value
Mode of delivery    0.189
CS (either one or both babies) 83 (76.2%) 205 (69.5%)  
Non-CS delivery 26 (23.8%) 90 (30.5%)  
Premature delivery    0.290
Yes 67 (61.5%) 164 (55.6%)  
No 42 (38.5%) 131 (44.4%)  
Hypertensive disorders    0.701
Yes 7 (6.4%) 16 (5.4%)  
No 102 (93.6%) 279 (94.6%)  
PROM    0.057
Yes 12 (11.0%) 56 (19.0%)  
No 97 (89.0%) 239 (81.0%)  
Polyhydramnios    0.175
Yes 1 (0.9%) 10 (3.4%)  
No 108 (99.1%) 285 (96.6%)  
Cholestasis    0.065
Yes 0 (0%) 9 (3.0%)  
No 109 (100.0%) 286 (97.0%)  
Hospitalized days 1.4 ± 1.3 0.9 ± 0.9 0.002
Gestational age at birth 34.8 ± 2.9 34.9 ± 3.4 0.848