Clin Pediatr (Phila) volume 4, issue 6, P315-319 1965 DOI: 10.1177/000992286500400604 View full text
Gerard Van Leeuwen, Robert L. Jackson

Abstract: The infant of the diabetic mother continues to be a critical problem for the clinician in that approximately 35 per cent of conceptions of diabetic mothers end in intra-uterine or neonatal death. This report outlines the problems posed by these infants, reviews some recent advances in knowledge, suggests additional research which must be done, and outlines a program of management. TIE infant of the znother with dial3etes mellitus poses one of the most challenging unsolved problems in clinical medicine. Appro…

expand abstract