Threatened abortion

Long-term risk of epilepsy, cerebral palsy and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children affected by a threatened abortion in utero

The birth of a child affected by TAB in utero was associated with a greater risk of CP, but not epilepsy or ADHD.

Threatened abortion and risk of epilepsy, cerebral palsy and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children

Abstract Previous research revealed that children born from threatened abortion (TAB)-affected gestation are at 2-3 fold increased risk of autism spectrum disorders and developmental coordination disorder. In conventional cohort analysis, TAB-affected children had a 21-25% higher relative risk of epilepsy, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), in the first 16 years of life and 42% higher relative risk of cerebral palsy in the first 6 years of life.

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and utilization of antihypertensive therapies

Background Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are associated with mortality and morbidity in offspring and mothers. Use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEi) and angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) is contra indicated in pregnancy.

Threatened abortion and risk of cancer

Abstract The objective of the study was to investigate an association between TA and the woman’s subsequent increased risk of cancer. We conducted a nationwide cohort study of 105,277 women with a first-time threatened abortion (TA) diagnosis in Denmark (1978-2013) with up to 33 years of follow-up.