fetopathy


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Related to fetopathy: Fetation, macrosomia, diabetic fetopathy

fetopathy

 [fe-top´ah-the]
a disease or disorder seen in a fetus; see also embryopathy.

em·bry·op·a·thy

(em'brē-op'ă-thē),
A morbid condition in the embryo or fetus.
Synonym(s): fetopathy
[embryo- + G. pathos, disease]

em·bry·op·a·thy

(em'brē-op'ă-thē)
A morbid condition in the embryo or fetus.
Synonym(s): fetopathy.
[embryo- + G. pathos, disease]
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We here report on a female patient with angiotensin II receptor antagonist-related fetopathy. Our patient is the first child of a 35-year-old mother.
Causes of Death in Cases of Unexpected Intrauterine Fetal Demise (IUFD) by Center (Ctr) (a) Cause of Death in Ctr 1 Ctr 2 Ctr 3 Unexpected IUFD Disseminated fetal infectionb 2 1 1 Diabetic fetopathy 1 Hydrops (immune and nonimmune) 1 2 Significant umbilical cord 6 4 2 abnormality/cord accident Severe placental pathology (c) 10 7 6 Massive fetomaternal 2 hemorrhage Severe maternal disease/ 1 uterine anomaly Undetermined 1 Total 23 14 10 Cause of Death in Ctr 4 Ctr 5 Total, Unexpected IUFD No.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor fetopathy. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 3, 1575-1582.
Again, none of the babies had any evidence of ACE inhibitor fetopathy.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) are effective antihypertensive drugs, but use of ACEIs during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy has been associated with a pattern of defects known as ACEI fetopathy. The predominant feature of the fetopathy is renal tubular dysplasia.
It is this fetal hyperinsulinemia that leads to most of the fetal problems, collectively known as diabetic fetopathy, seen in diabetic pregnancy (26).