Habitus and eclampsia.


The relation between bodily build and susceptibility to eclampsia has been controversial for nearly two centuries and the issue has been confused by modern studies of women with nonconvulsive hypertensive disorders in whom the diagnosis of preeclampsia is frequently erroneous. The present study is based upon 193 previously nulliparous and 49 multiparous… (More)


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@article{Chesley1984HabitusAE, title={Habitus and eclampsia.}, author={Leon C. Chesley}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1984}, volume={64 3}, pages={315-8} }