Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced D046110

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Description

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.   MeSH

Subtype Terms (3)

Eclampsia
9 drugs (8 approved, 1 experimental)

HELLP Syndrome
9 approved drugs

Pre-Eclampsia
84 drugs (65 approved, 19 experimental)


Phase 1 Indicated Drugs (4)


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