Pre-eclampsia

From The School of Biomedical Sciences Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Pre-ecplamsia is an Acute disease state in pregnant women, and is a leading cause of maternal mortality. Death results from failure to treat the pre-eclampsia, leading to Eclampsia with resulting Stroke, Liver rupture and pulmonary Oedema[1].

Symptoms

References

  1. Mol, B., Roberts, C., Thangaratinam, S., Magee, L., de Groot, C. and Hofmeyr, G. (2015). Pre-eclampsia. The Lancet.

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox