Placental function and renal tract studies in pre-eclampsia with proteinuria and long-term maternal consequences.

@article{Fliegner1976PlacentalFA,
  title={Placental function and renal tract studies in pre-eclampsia with proteinuria and long-term maternal consequences.},
  author={Judith Fliegner},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1976},
  volume={126 2},
  pages={211-7}
}
  • Judith Fliegner
  • Published 1976 in American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
A total of 99 patients with pre-eclampsia and proteinuria were managed conservatively between 30 and 37 weeks of gestation, based on serial urinary estriol, liquor amnii, and renal function studies. The over-all perinatal wastage was 14 per cent, but was 35 per cent in association with subnormal estriol excretion and oligohydramnios (less than 250 ml.). In severe pre-eclampsia (blood pressure greater than 170/110 mm. Hg with proteinuria greater than 5 Gm. per liter) the incidence of subnormal… CONTINUE READING
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