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Can eclampsia cause brain damage?
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Dr. David Bergman
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Eclampsia
This is unusual, but can happen.
Eclampsia is preeclampsia with seizures. It is unusual for these seizures to cause brain damage, but not impossible. Early treatment will usually eliminate that problem.

In brief: Eclampsia
This is unusual, but can happen.
Eclampsia is preeclampsia with seizures. It is unusual for these seizures to cause brain damage, but not impossible. Early treatment will usually eliminate that problem.
Dr. David Bergman
Dr. David Bergman
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Yes
Eclampsia is characterized by hypertension which may be difficult to control and seizures.
Patients who become eclamptic may have a stroke or intracranial hemorrhage, which will cause brain damage.

In brief: Yes
Eclampsia is characterized by hypertension which may be difficult to control and seizures.
Patients who become eclamptic may have a stroke or intracranial hemorrhage, which will cause brain damage.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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