Obese and diabetic woman in UAE delivers baby after five miscarriages
Suchitra Bajpai Chaudhary
Filed on 2021-07-12
130kg woman, who suffered miscarriages 5 times, successfully delivered by UAE doctor
Dubai: It was nothing short of a miracle when this young Sudanese expatriate couple — Mohammed Hamza and Hind Abddelfattah Abdelquoom- became the proud parents of a bonny baby boy on June 6, this year, at the Burjeel Specialty Hospital, Sharjah.
Obesity and diabetes posed a challenge
Married for seven years, Hind, 33, weighing 130kg, had suffered about five miscarriages in five years. She had been diagnosed with diabetes and hypo plastic uterus. Dr Mona Saad, Specialist Gynaecologist and Obstetrics at the hospital who assisted the patient throughout the pregnancy, told Gulf News, “A Hypo plastic uterus makes it very challenging for the uterus to distend as the baby grows. ...