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High blood pressure while pregnant . Why ?

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Dr. Jack Rubin
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: HBP and pregnancy

This is your first pregnancy and you should call your OB and have a urine analysis.
If you have proteinuria, you may be developing pre-eclampsia (p). Hypertension is a serious finding in pregnancy and while all hypertensive patients do not develop p, it needs to checked for. Call you OB as soon as possible.

In brief: HBP and pregnancy

This is your first pregnancy and you should call your OB and have a urine analysis.
If you have proteinuria, you may be developing pre-eclampsia (p). Hypertension is a serious finding in pregnancy and while all hypertensive patients do not develop p, it needs to checked for. Call you OB as soon as possible.
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