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eclampsia recurrence

Postby expert on call » Thu Jul 31, 2003 11:57 am

by expert on call (297 Posts), Thu Jul 31, 2003 11:57 am

What are the chances that you will have eclampsia with your second pregnancy if you had it in your first?

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Re : eclampsia recurrence

Postby expert on call » Mon Aug 04, 2003 11:45 am

by expert on call (297 Posts), Mon Aug 04, 2003 11:45 am

Without knowing the specifics of your case (gestational age at onset, gestational age at delivery, your age, other conditions, etc) it is hard to be specific, but in general terms, the overall recurrence risk of eclampsia has been reported to be between 1% and 2%.

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