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preeclampsia hellp syndrome

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
30 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Liver: Liver involved in HELLP syndrome and pre-eclampsia or eclampsia spares liver

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
PREECLAMPSIA : Severe preeclampsia and Hellp syndrome caries a high mortality among pregnant women due to severe D.I.C. Occurring during the 2nd and 3rd trimeste. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yashica Robinson White
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The cure for hellp syndrome is delivery. The good news is it usually develops late in the pregnancy. Although the baby maybe premature, many of them w ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
10 years experience Family Medicine
HELLP: Hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets (hellp) syndrome is considered a variation of severe preeclampsia (a pregnancy complication). It is d ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yashica Robinson White
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Severe Pre Eclampsia: Hellp syndrome is a form of severe pre eclampsia that is characterized by elevated blood pressures +protein in the urine, he - hemolysis (the breakdow ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Toxemia: Hellp is an acronym for hemolysis, elevated liver function tests, and low platelets. Many patients with hellp have symptoms of pre-eclampsia like hig ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Delivery !: Delivery of the baby will invariably reverse the clinical and blood-liver-kidney abnormalities. It also removes the fetus from a very hostile environm ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Weeks: Although less likely than when you are pregnant, the HELLP syndrome can present 4 to 6 weeks postpartum.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not common.: Hellp rarely happens in consecutive pregnancies especially if the father of the baby is the same.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It can recurr: approximately 25% chance. So discussion with your doctor, before starting a pregnancy if important, or if already pregnancy, discussion of best care ... Read More

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