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San Antonio Medical Foundation

Effects Of Pregnancy-Specific Anxiety On Placental Inflammatory And Oxidative Stress Response And Birth Outcomes

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University Of Incarnate Word
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This study seeks to explore the associations of prenatal maternal anxiety to placental histological findings, explore the associations between prenatal maternal anxiety and the function of pro-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory, and immunoregulatory cells found in placental tissue and determine the effect of maternal anxiety on the association between placental molecular changes on pregnancy and birth and infant outcomes.

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