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Disease Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced

Name Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced
Synonyms Gestational Hypertension | Hypertension, Gestational | Hypertension, Pregnancy Induced | Hypertension, Pregnancy Transient | Hypertensions, Pregnancy Induced | Induced Hypertension, Pregnancy | Induced Hypertensions, Pregnancy | Pregnancy Induced Hypertension | Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension | Pregnancy Transient Hypertension | Transient Hypertension, Pregnancy
Definition A condition in pregnant women with elevated systolic (>140 mm Hg) and diastolic (>90 mm Hg) blood pressure on at least two occasions 6 h apart. HYPERTENSION complicates 8-10% of all pregnancies, generally after 20 weeks of gestation. Gestational hypertension can be divided into several broad categories according to the complexity and associated symptoms, such as EDEMA; PROTEINURIA; SEIZURES; abnormalities in BLOOD COAGULATION and liver functions.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Pregnancy complication
MeSH® ID D046110

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