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Rev Diabet Stud, 2013, 10(1):68-78 DOI 10.1900/RDS.2013.10.68

Severe Diabetic Nephropathy in Type 1 Diabetes and Pregnancy - A Case Series

Giorgina B. Piccoli1, Elisabetta Tavassoli2, Carmela Melluzza2, Giorgio Grassi3, Clara Monzeglio2, Valentina Donvito2, Filomena Leone2, Rossella Attini2, Sara Ghiotto1, Roberta Clari1, Irene Moro1, Federica Fassio2, Silvia Parisi2, Eleonora Pilloni2, Federica N. Vigotti1, Domenica Giuffrida4, Alessandro Rolfo4, Tullia Todros2,4

1SS Nephrology, Department of Medical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, San Luigi Gonzaga Hospital, Orbassano, Italy
2Gynecology and Obstetrics 2U Unit, Città Della Salute e Della Scienza Hospital, Turin, Italy
3Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism Unit, Città Della Salute e Della Scienza Hospital, Turin, Italy
4Department of Surgical Science, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
Address correspondence to: Giorgina B. Piccoli, Struttura Semplice Nephrologia, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of San Luigi Gonzaga, Regione Gonzole 10, 10043 Orbassano, Torino, Italy, e-mail: giorgina.piccoli@unito.it

Manuscript submitted March 7, 2013; resubmitted April 16, 2013; accepted April 25, 2013.

Keywords: type 1 diabetes, diabetic nephropathy, pregnancy, pre-term delivery, nephritic syndrome

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