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Daughter has been diagnosed with pre eclampsia. I had it also. Related?

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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Sometimes

There may be a genetic factor that increases risk of pre-eclampsia, but it hasn't been identified as yet.
Certainly, high blood pressure before pregnancy increases the risk of pre-eclampsia and that does run in families.

In brief: Sometimes

There may be a genetic factor that increases risk of pre-eclampsia, but it hasn't been identified as yet.
Certainly, high blood pressure before pregnancy increases the risk of pre-eclampsia and that does run in families.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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