Impact of preobesity and obesity on gynecologic diseases

Authors: Alžbeta Kováčová;  Karol Dókuš
Authors‘ workplace: II. gynekologicko–pôrodnícka klinika SZU a FNsP F. D. Roosevelta, Banská Bystrica
Published in: Forum Diab 2023; 12(3): 85-90
Category: Review Article


According to the World Health Organization (WHO), about 40% of women are preobesity and 15% are obese, which translates into the nature of the health complications that gynecologists and obstetricians currently have to deal with, which require specific management compared to women without obesity.


obesity – malignancy – pregnancy – specific management 

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