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How long after you give birth can pre-eclampsia come back again ?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Varies

Pre-eclampsia can develop or recur any time within 6 weeks of delivery.

In brief: Varies

Pre-eclampsia can develop or recur any time within 6 weeks of delivery.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Within 1-6 weeks.

15% of all preeclampsia cases first manifest postpartum i.
e. Within 1-6 weeks after delivery. Look out for new/severe headache, nausea/vominting, visual changes or seizures if your blood pressure is increased postpartum and seek prompt medical care if any of these symptoms occur.

In brief: Within 1-6 weeks.

15% of all preeclampsia cases first manifest postpartum i.
e. Within 1-6 weeks after delivery. Look out for new/severe headache, nausea/vominting, visual changes or seizures if your blood pressure is increased postpartum and seek prompt medical care if any of these symptoms occur.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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