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Does Overweight Cause Eclampsia
Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more
Pregnancy.: Some pregnancies are afflicted by preeclampsia, a condition of widespread endothelial malfunction under the influence of placental products. In essence, the placenta never implanted well in the maternal uterus; as the fetus grows the placenta becomes increasingly stressed to provide adequate nutrients to the fetus and the maternal pressures increase. When the disease is severe, convulsions occur. ...Read more
Hi I want to ask if you have Eclampsia and you give normal birth to your baby can it cause to baby's hart to just give in with no medical reason?
Reformulate: Reformulate your question. It's not clear what's being asked. If you have eclampsia but have a normal baby after birth, the baby will not hurt. Ecalmpsia, however, cause complications with labor and delivery and the rate of baby's complications/untoward outcomes is definitely higher than in women without eclampsia. ...Read more
My daughter has a condition called pre-eclampsia.What causes this and any reremedies? I know it's serious.
Hi I need to know can eclampsia be the cause of my baby's hart giving out at birth with no medical reason to why her hart stoped?
Eclampsia: first so sorry for your loss. Eclampsia can cause decreased blood flow to baby causing death, in essence causing baby heart to fail becasue of poor flow to it from placenta. Not sure if this is the cause or not in your case. As former ob doctor having dealt with still births I know how painful this can be for family. You will be in my family's thoughts and prayers. ...Read more
I gave normal birth and the baby's hart just stoped right after and she died with no medical reason for it? could Eclampsia be the cause?
I am very sorry: to hear about that. Ecclampsia is a maternal condition characterized by very high vessel tone (blood pressure, kidney failure, fluid retention among other symptoms). Congenital conditions are a very common cause of death soon after delivery. Stillbirth is a catch-all term for a LOT of conditions. but frequently, no clear cause is found. http://www.marchofdimes.com/loss/stillbirth.aspx ...Read more
Pre-Eclampsia: Nope. Not in any way.Get a more detailed answer ›
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 sense, but if you can find sufficient statistical correlation you may be able to convince a jury. This is a constant issue in litigation and one of the things that helps to enrich tort lawyers. ...Read more
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