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family history of toxemia preeclampsia

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
30 years experience in Cardiology
Familial: The pathogenic mechanisms underlying pre-eclampsia remain to be elucidated; however, immune maladaptation, inadequate placental development and tropho ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Mold: This is claimed to be a cause of everything from infertility to insanity. Now pre-eclampsia. You will not be able to "prove" this in the scientific ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Shubert
35 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Unknown: There continues to be much research and scientific debate about the causes of preeclampsia . The web- site you note suggests toxemia and toxicity can ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Too some degree: Family history does play a role in tendency towards high blood pressure. But you can exert some control over your risk by sticking to a healthy diet ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible to wait: till 12 weeks of the pregnancy. However, timing of starting is controversial, the benefit is clearly in favor of taking the aspirin, as your doctor as ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
5 to 8%: Only about 5 to 8% of pregnant women develop pre-eclampsia (toxemia).
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Symptoms?: What are your symptoms?
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many factors: Toxemia also known as preeclampsia is measured with elevation in blood pressure and protein in your urine. To qualify, you will need elevation in BP > ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
34 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Toxemia Symptoms: The classic 3 signs of toxemia (or the medical term preeclampsia) are swelling, high blood pressure, and protein in the urine after 20 weeks of pregna ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience in Infectious Disease
Many systems fail: Pneumonia, usually due to bacteria, but some viruses, causes failure of many organs, toxemia usually applies to pregnancy complications, not always a ... Read More
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