Emine AYDIN
(İstanbul Medipol Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Kadın Hastalıkları ve Doğum Ana Bilim Dalı, İstanbul, TÜRKİYE)
Mehmet Sinan BEKSAÇ
(Hacettepe Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Kadın Hastalıkları ve Doğum Ana Bilim Dalı, Perinatoloji Bilim Dalı, Ankara, TÜRKİYE)
Yıl: 2020Cilt: 30Sayı: 1ISSN: 2619-9467Sayfa Aralığı: 20 - 25İngilizce

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Retrospective Evaluation of Pregnancy Outcomes with Maternal Epilepsy
ABS TRACT Objective: To evaluate the clinical characteristics and obstetric outcomes of pregnant women with epilepsy at a tertiary center. Material and Methods: A total of 81 pregnant women with epilepsy were included in this retrospective cohort study. Clinical characteristics and obstetric outcomes were evaluated. Results: The mean maternal age of our cohort was 28.81±5.2 years, mean gravida was1.78±1.17, mean gestational week at delivery was 37.8±2.07 , and mean birth weight was 2973±688.8 g with 4 (4.9%) preterm deliveries. Gestational diabetes mellitus was observed in 2 cases. Fetal growth restriction was detected in 3 (3.7%) cases. Ten neonates (12.3%) were admittedto the neonatal intensive care unit and no congenital chromosomal/structural anomalies were detected in any of the cases. Intrauterine fetaldemise was observed in 1 (1.2%) case. The mean duration of epilepsy was 8.14 ± 5.8 years. Antiepileptic drugs were continued in 59 (72.8%)cases (11 polytherapy and 48 monotherapy). Six cases (7.4%) had seizures during pregnancy, and all 6 cases included patients who used medications during pregnancy. Conclusion: Favorable outcomes can be achieved in pregnant women with appropriately managed epilepsy.
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