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Effects of Pregnancy on Metabolism

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, The Endocrine Pancreas and Regulation of Metabolism

  1. Michael P. Diamond1,
  2. Gabriele Rossi2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070231

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Diamond, M. P. and Rossi, G. 2011. Effects of Pregnancy on Metabolism. Comprehensive Physiology. 951–968.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan

  2. 2

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second University of Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Prepregnancy Period
  • 2
    First Trimester
    • 2.1
      Introduction
    • 2.2
      Carbohydrate Metabolism
    • 2.3
      Lipid Metabolism
    • 2.4
      Protein Metabolism
  • 3
    Second and Third Trimesters
  • 4
    Counterregulation During Pregnancy