Diabetol Metab Syndr 2020 17;12:81. Epub 2020 Sep 17.
Department of Endocrinology, Huzhou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Zhejiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, No.315 of South Chaoyang Street, Huzhou, 313000 China.
Background: Whether polymorphisms in tumor necrosis factor-α (), interleukin-6 (), interleukin-10 () or adiponectin () influence the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) or not remain inconclusive. Therefore, the authors conducted a meta-analysis to robustly assess relationships between polymorphisms in , , or and the risk of GDM by merging the results of eligible publications.
Methods: A through literature searching in Medline, Embase, Wanfang, VIP and CNKI was conducted by the authors to identify eligible publications, and twenty-two publications were finally found to be eligible for merged quantitative analyses. Read More