Preeclampsia and Eclampsia

What are Preeclampsia and Eclampsia

Preeclampsia and eclampsia are a disease of pregnancy that includes the development or increasing level of high blood pressure throughout the second half of pregnancy. Preeclampsia, historically calledtoxemia of pregnancymay grow into the more critical condition called eclampsia. Eclampsia comprises symptoms of preeclampsia, along with seizures.

These conditions, when they develop, occur after 20 weeks of pregnancy. They also may form quickly after delivery. In very isolated circumstances, they occur before 20 weeks of pregnancy.

High blood pressure is serious during pregnancy due to the fact it may interfere with the placenta’s capacity to deliver nutrients and oxygen to your fetus. Your baby may be born weighing less than healthy a healthy weight, having other health problems, and may need to be delivered early.
If your blood pressure proceeds to climb higher, your kidneys may start having trouble functioning; you may have variations in the makeup of your blood, such as damage to red blood cells (causing anemia), as well as upsetting liver function and reduced platelets (the blood cells involved in clotting). Too few platelets can raise your risk of bleeding uncontrollably during delivery, or even spontaneously. och, the high blood pressure may cause the placenta to begin to separate from the wall of the uterus because of a placental abruption. This can cause severe bleeding and even death of the fetus and possibly the mother.

If you begin suffering from seizures with a severe form of preeclampsia, you are considered to have eclampsia. Dëst ass e Liewen-threating Situatioun fir Iech an Äre Puppelchen. Während engem fortgefuer, Iech an Äre Puppelchen sinn Risiko vu Sauerstoff dementéiert ginn.

Wien Gets Preeclampsia an Eclampsia?
Preeclampsia Impakt 3% ze 5% vun all Schwangerschafte am US. All schwanger Fra ka kréien preeclampsia, mä Dir sidd um fräi Risiko preeclampsia entwéckelen wann:

    • Är sinn erliewen Är éischt Schwangerschaft
    • Deng Mamm oder Schwëster leiden aus preeclampsia oder eclampsia während hir Schwangerschafte.
    • Dir sidd schwanger mat Zwillingen /
    • Dir sidd afrikanesch -American
    • You already have high blood pressure, Diabetis, or kidney disease
    • You are under age 20 or over 40 years old during your pregnancy.

You have preeclampsia in a previous pregnancy.

    • You have a body mass index (BMI) greater than 30 before becoming pregnant.

 

What Causes Preeclampsia and Eclampsia?
The Causes of preeclampsia is still not well understood. Most throwers focus on abnormal placental development, immune system, blood vessel disruption or other energetic factors. Eclampsia frequently develops when preeclampsia goes unnoticed and untreated.

Can You prevent Preeclampsia >
You can currently prevent pre eclampsia, But researchers are trying to determine if it is possible. Ee Kierper vun Fuerschung weist, datt Liewensmëttel iessen Baren mat der Aminosaier L-arginine an neier Étude Vitaminnen de Risiko vun preeclampsia an héich-Risiko Fraen reduzéiert. Aner Etude weist dass Iwwergewiicht oder fettleibeg Fraen déi verdengten manner wéi 15 Pond während Schwangerschaft hat eng manner Risiko preeclampsia. Sinn sécher dat mat Ärem Dokter ze iwwerschaffen, ier all Ännerungen nees.

Wat kënnen ech Wëllt?
kann d'Kierzunge Schrëtt huelen hëllefen de Risiko vun sérieux Problemer ze preeclampsia Zesummenhang reduzéieren. Vigilantly Är Symptomer Iwwerwachung och Är Dokter un all brauchen fir eng fréi Liwwerung iwwerrasche kann. Wann Dir en héije Risiko fir preeclampsia, Är Dokter op engem Dag héich Dosis vun aspirin no Iech kënnt.

Dir sollt Är Dokter fir prenatal Visiten goen ze gesinn. – Dat ass déi bescht Manéier Dir ze halen, and your baby healthy through your pregnancy. Prenatal checks allow your doctor to examine your blood pressure and other signs and symptoms of preeclampsia.

Throughout your pregnancy your doctor will check:

  • Your blood
  • Your Blood pressure
  • Protein levels in your urine
  • How fast your baby is growing
  • Try to keep your weight and blood pressure under control. If you had high blood pressure before you were pregnant, be sure to hell

Track your blood pressure and weight. If you had high blood pressure before your pregnancy, be sure to communicate this with your doctor at your first appointment. Your physician may want you to track your weight and blood pressure in between your visits.

 

Are There Treatment Options for Preeclampsia?
If you develop mild preeclampsia, Är Physiker vläicht Reducing Blood pressure To contribute to reducing your blood pressure, your doctor may recommend taking additional dosages of calcium or aspirn., or lying on your left side when you rest,

want you to be less active. A bestëmmte Fäll, you may need medication, bed rest, oder hospitalization, virun allem wann een schwéieren preeclampsia hunn.

Liwwerung. Déi eenzeg Manéier preeclampsia komplett ze verhënneren, wann, ass Äre Puppelchen ze hunn. Ze halen Iech souwuel Dir an Ärem Kand gesond, Är Dokter kann Aarbechtsmaart ze induce wëllen datt Dir de Puppelchen virdrun wéi Är wéinst Datum hunn wäert. Dir kënnt Medikamenter brauchen Ären Blutdrock fir manner wann Dir liwweren.
Jee wéi gesond Dir an Äre Puppelchen sinn, Är Dokter kann e Bestietnes amplaz vaginal Liwwerung ze hunn wëllt.
no accouchement. Preeclampsia may require that you stay in the optical longer after you give birth. Your blood pressure should return to a normal level within a few week following the delivery. And pre eclampsia usually do not increase your risk for high blood pressure in the future.

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