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Preeclampsia: High blood pressure during pregnancy
What is it? Preeclampsia is a form of high blood pressure. We don't know exactly what causes preeclampsia.
with the diagnostic features and medical management of preeclampsia.
Diagnosis and Management of Gestational Hypertension and
Hypertension and Preeclampsia. Baha M. Sibai, MD.
Preeclampsia: The Patient Perspective
The nitric oxide pathway in pre-eclampsia: pathophysiological

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Early Preeclampsia Triples Risk of Hypertension
By Charles Bankhead, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Preeclampsia before 32 weeks of gestation more than tripled a woman's odds of hypertension before age 40, a study of cardiovascular risk after preeclampsia showed.
ACOG Addresses Inherited Thrombophilias in Pregnancy
In women with previous intrauterine growth retardation or preeclampsia, evidence is insufficient to recommend screening for or treatment of thrombophilias (level B recommendation).
Severe anaemia is associated with a higher risk for preeclampsia and poor
Logistic regression analysis was performed separately for each of the outcome measures: preeclampsia, eclampsia, preterm birth, low birth weight (LBW) and stillbirth. Results: There were 9578 deliveries at Kassala hospital, 4012 (41.
Her precious hours with Brody: Cato Roller Derby Mom's moment of joy turns
After Brody's birth, Rubino's family first learned about preeclampsia, a hypertensive condition unique to pregnancy and more apt to occur during a first pregnancy.
Prevalent Pregnancy Problems: You Aren't Alone!
Preeclampsia: This condition only occurs to pregnant women. It's characterized by high blood pressure, water retention and can cause headaches and swelling. It's not pleasant.

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Welcome to the Preeclampsia Foundation
Preeclampsia is a disorder that occurs only during pregnancy and the post- partum period, which affects both the mother and the unborn baby.
Pre-eclampsia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Preeclampsia -
Preeclampsia — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of this common pregnancy complication.
Preeclampsia | BabyCenter
Find out what you need to know preeclampsia -- high blood pressure and protein in your urine after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Preeclampsia & Eclampsia: Risk Factors, Signs & Symptoms, and
Mar 7, 2010 WebMD helps you recognize the symptoms of eclampsia and preeclampsia, and gives you information regarding how to treat it.

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