pre-eclamptic


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pre-eclamptic

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a woman suffering from pre-eclampsia
adj
1. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) of or pertaining to pre-eclampsia
2. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) (of a woman) suffering from pre-eclampsia
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The ratio of interleukin (IL)-18 to IL-12 secreted by peripheral blood mononuclear cells is increased in normal pregnant subjects and decreased in pre-eclamptic patients.
I have good news - there is a new blood test that can identify women that have a risk of pre-eclamptic toxaemia, which is high blood pressure, protein in the urine and swelling of the face and hands.
With both the mother and the father passing on their variant genes to their children, this places the child at greater risk of parenting a pre-eclamptic pregnancy.
The purpose of this registry-based study was to compare the obstetric outcomes in primiparous and pre-eclamptic women younger and older than 35 years.
In a normal pregnancy, angiogenesis, and vascular transformation lead to normal placental development, whereas pre-eclamptic pregnancies are subject to abnormal angio-genesis and vascular transformation.
Pre-eclamptic conditions represent one in three cases of severe obstetric morbidity.
Three case-control studies compared normotensive women with pregnancy-induced hypertension or pre-eclamptic women for the presence of obstructive sleep apnoea (105-107).
In addition, the upper airway has been found to be narrowed in pregnant women and even more so among pre-eclamptic pregnant women compared with their nonpregnant peers (Am.
The mean pocket depth and missing teeth for pre-eclamptic patients were not significantly as compared with those of normotensive patients (Table I).
Pre-eclamptic and eclamptic patients are at risk from an exaggerated hypertensive response to intubation, potentially resulting in cerebrovascular haemorrhage or pulmonary oedema.
1994), and plasma levels of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), an endogenous inhibitor of NO synthesis, increase in pre-eclamptic patients (Fickling et al.
Baby Scott was born on Sunday when doctors performed an emergency Caesarean section after mum Rachel Smith suffered a dangerous pre-eclamptic pregnancy.