Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

ISSN Print: 2160-8792    ISSN Online: 2160-8806

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Medical Problems in Pregnancy


    Almost every pregnancy has the risk of having some kinds of medical problems. The causes can be conditions that the women already have before pregnancy or conditions that develop in pregnancy. Medical problems in pregnancy can range from mild and annoying discomforts to severe or even life-threatening illnesses.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on exploring Medical Problems in Pregnancy. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Gestational diabetes mellitus
    • Hydramnios
    • Hyperemesis gravidarum
    • Hypothyroidism during pregnancy
    • Infections during pregnancy
    • Liver disease and pregnancy
    • Obesity and weight gain
    • Placenta abruptio
    • Preeclampsia and eclampsia
    • Shock and pregnancy
    • Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy
    • Trauma and pregnancy
    • Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue - Medical Problems in Pregnancy” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue Timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    March 22nd, 2017

    Publication Date

    May 2017


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