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20years old pregnant lady, 8weeks presented with high blood pressure she is primigravida.What is the cause?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: She needs a

Workup as she has chronic hypertension and that needs to be worked up at 8 weeks it would not be from the pregnancy but she will be more at risk for super-imposed pregnancy induced hypertension so she will be considered high risk and will need close monitoring and delivery before her due date please discuss with her OB at next visit.

In brief: She needs a

Workup as she has chronic hypertension and that needs to be worked up at 8 weeks it would not be from the pregnancy but she will be more at risk for super-imposed pregnancy induced hypertension so she will be considered high risk and will need close monitoring and delivery before her due date please discuss with her OB at next visit.
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