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Gestational diabetes mellitus

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term527427
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/03/2014
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016
Definition:Help on this termGestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a carbohydrate intolerance resulting in hyperglycaemia of variable severity with onset or first recognition during pregnancy. The definition applies irrespective of whether or not insulin is used for treatment or the condition persists after pregnancy.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Perinatal Data Development Committee
Reference documents:Help on this termNankervis A, McIntyre HD, Moses R, Ross GP, Callaway L, Porter C et al. 2013. Australasian Diabetes In Pregnancy Society (ADIPS) Consensus Guidelines for the Testing and Diagnosis of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in Australia. Australasian Diabetes In Pregnancy Society (ADIPS).

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Female—diabetes mellitus during pregnancy indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 02/08/2017

Female—diabetes mellitus during pregnancy indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 02/08/2017

Perinatal DSS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Perinatal DSS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 04/09/2015

Perinatal NBEDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Perinatal NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 02/08/2017

Perinatal NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Standard 02/08/2017

Perinatal NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standardisation pending 23/08/2018

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