Figure 32 is a metagraph depicting rates of macrosomia between women with a false-positive test result and women with no GDM. Five studies contributed data from 14,852 women. Pooled results demonstrated no significant difference between groups (RR 1.02, 95%CI, 0.85, 1.24; I²=31%).

Figure 32CC false positives versus no GDM: macrosomia (>4,000 g)

CC = Carpenter-Coustan; CI = confidence interval; GDM = gestational diabetes mellitus; M-H = Mantel-Haenszel

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Screening and Diagnosing Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 210.
Hartling L, Dryden DM, Guthrie A, et al.

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