Gestational diabetes mellitus and macrosomia: An analysis of secondary data


Mail Google Scholar Mufdlilah Mufdlilah(1*)
Mail Fijri Rachmawati(2)

(1) Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia
(2) Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Excessive fetal weight is considered as a health issues because it increases perinatal and maternal morbidity and mortality. The prevalence of macrosomia worldwide has increased over the past 2 to 3 decades. This study aimed to determine correlation between the incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus and macrosomia among pregnant women. The design of this study was analytical with a case control approach. Data used to analyze the incidence of macrosomia based on secondary data from 2014-2018. This research suggested that diabetes mellitus in pregnancy has a significant relationship with the incidence of macrosomia.


Gestational diabetes mellitus;macrosomia

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