Preeclampsia

  • Anti-phospholipid antibody, Gestational diabetes & Molar pregnancy are predisposing factor for Preeclampsia
  • Specific treatment of severe pre eclampsia is Magnesium sulfate
  • Duration of latent phase of labour is affected by Pre-eclampsia
  • Complete hydatidiform mole is associated with preeclampsia
  • Pre-eclampsia is associated with placental abruption
  • Low maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is associated with Pre-eclampsia
  • There is decrease in in GFR is expected in a 30-year-old lady with pre-eclampsia
  • Polyarteritis nodosa poses the greatest risk for development of pre-eclampsia
  • Pregnant multigravida having pre-eclampsia & seizures should be treated with Pritchard's (MgSO4) regimen
  • A 28 weeks pregnant multigravida with preeclampsia presented with fulminant signs. Urgent C-section was planned. Best method for the diagnosis of lung maturity is Phosphtidyl glycerol estimation in amniotic fluid
  • Serum uric acid is known as ‘biochemical marker of pre-eclampsia’
  • Doppler ultrasonography in IUGR & Preeclampsia shows notch in Uterine artery
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