pre-eclampsia(redirected from Pregnancy toxemia /hypertension)
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(Pathology) pathol a toxic condition of pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure, protein in the urine, abnormal weight gain, and oedema. Compare eclampsia
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|Noun||1.||pre-eclampsia - abnormal state of pregnancy characterized by hypertension and fluid retention and albuminuria; can lead to eclampsia if untreated|
pre-eclampsia[ˌpriːɪˈklæmpsɪə] N → pre-eclampsia f
n (Med) → Präeklampsie f (spec)