Eclampsia

Known as: Eclampsia [Disease/Finding], Eclampsias 
A potentially life-threatening pregnancy-related disorder characterized by tonic-clonic seizures in association with hypertension after the twentieth… (More)

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1936-2017
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2016
Review
2016
The first prenatal screening test to be introduced was based on a single maternal serum marker of neural tube defects. Since then… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Preeclampsia/eclampsia is one of the 3 leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. During the past 50 years… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pre-eclampsia affects approximately 5% of pregnancies and remains a leading cause of maternal and neonatal mortality and… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Oxidative stress could play a part in pre-eclampsia, and there is some evidence to suggest that vitamin C and vitamin… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Maternal endothelial dysfunction is a feature of established pre-eclampsia but whether this is a cause or consequence… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Anticonvulsants are used for pre-eclampsia in the belief they prevent eclamptic convulsions, and so improve outcome… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE To assess whether mothers and fathers have a higher long term risk of death, particularly from cardiovascular disease… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Oxidative stress has been implicated in the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia. This randomised controlled trial… (More)
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1998
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1998
OBJECTIVE To use familial patterns of recurrence of pre-eclampsia to investigate whether paternal genes expressed in the fetus… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
An examination of the maternal vascular response to placentation shows that physiological changes in the placental bed normally… (More)
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