Abnormal glucose regulation in pregnancy occurs in 3-10% of pregnancies. Most women who develop gestational diabetes have a healthy baby if sugar is kept on control but untreated gestational diabetes can cause serious health problems for mother and baby.
Fetal Effects of Gestational Diabetes:
It is possible that your baby may require neonatal intensive care unit after delivery. It depends on the gestational age and sugar control. NICU care may be more likely if your baby is: