Mariana Torgal
ObstetricsPregnancyEndometriosisBirth weightMedicine
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Publications 3
#1António SetúbalH-Index: 4
Last. Philippe Koninckx (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 46
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Objective To review bowel complications caused by deep endometriosis during pregnancy or in vitro fertilization (IVF). Design Three case reports and a systematic review. Setting A tertiary referral center for deep endometriosis surgery. Patient(s) Three case reports of bowel perforation or occlusion during pregnancy caused by deep endometriosis. Intervention(s) A PubMed search was conducted to identify complications of deep endometriosis during pregnancy or IVF. The literature search identified ...
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Objective: To assess the accuracy of paired estimated fetal weights (EFWs) to predict three levels of twin birth weight discordance ( > 15%, > 20% and > 25%). Method: A cohort of twin pairs underwent ultrasound examinations within 2 weeks from birth. We calculated the frequency of under- and overestimation of the actual birth weight ( 10%, respectively) in the entire cohort as well in the subset of mono- and dichorionic pairs. Results: Discordance was largely underestimated (observed 10.4±0.8% c...
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OBJETIVO: comparar parto e seguimento de gravidez entre gravidas adolescentes e nao-adolescentes que pariram num hospital terciario da regiao de Lisboa (Portugal). METODOS: estudo retrospectivo com 10.656 partos. Foram avaliados: seguimento da gravidez, idade gestacional no parto, tipo de parto, necessidade de episiotomia e laceracoes graves, indice de Apgar no quinto minuto e peso ao nascer. As gravidas foram divididas em dois grupos, acima e abaixo dos 20 anos. O grupo abaixo dos 20 anos foi d...
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