Changing paternity and the risk of preeclampsia/eclampsia in the subsequent pregnancy.

  title={Changing paternity and the risk of preeclampsia/eclampsia in the subsequent pregnancy.},
  author={De-kun Li and Soora Wi},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  volume={151 1},
To determine whether changing paternity affects the risk of preeclampsia or eclampsia in the subsequent pregnancy and whether the effect depends on a woman's history of preeclampsia/eclampsia with her previous partner, a cohort study was conducted based on 140,147 women with two consecutive births during 1989-1991 identified through linking of annual California birth certificate data. Among women without preeclampsia/eclampsia in the first birth, changing partners resulted in a 30% increase in… CONTINUE READING
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