A 33-year-old member asked:
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what disease causes a woman miscarries due to high blood pressure?

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Dr. Umesh Patel
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Eclampsia: Severe pregnancy associated high blood pressure is called eclampsia, hypertensive disorder of pregnancy or toxemia of pregnancy. Regular medical care during pregnancy and through the delivery and post-delivery period can help prevent adverse outcomes.
Answered on Jan 30, 2014
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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On yourself ?: I would be more concerned with your advanced age for another pregnancy -- though high blood pressure is also a risk factor.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Xin-Nong Li
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Yes: Especially, eclampsia with hypertension can cause miscarriage.
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Hypertension: It could be related. Should work with your doctors to optimize your health status.
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Dr. John Hammes
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Unknown: High blood pressure is definitely associated with adverse outcome in pregnancy, but if you are miscarrying early in pregnancy, that association is not ... Read More

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