Diabetes Programme

Diagnostic criteria and classification of hyperglycaemia first detected in pregnancy

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 63
Publication date: 2013
Languages: English
WHO reference number: WHO/NMH/MND/13.2



New criteria for classifying and diagnosing hyperglycaemia first detected during pregnancy have been accepted by a group of experts convened by WHO. These new criteria are an update of recommendations published by WHO in 1999.