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What is eclampsia?
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
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In brief: Eclampsia
Eclampsia is an acute and life-threatening complication of pregnancy, characterized by the appearance of tonic–clonic seizures, usually in a patient who has developed pre-eclampsia.
(pre-eclampsia and eclampsia are collectively called hypertensive disorder of pregnancy and toxemia of pregnancy.).

In brief: Eclampsia
Eclampsia is an acute and life-threatening complication of pregnancy, characterized by the appearance of tonic–clonic seizures, usually in a patient who has developed pre-eclampsia.
(pre-eclampsia and eclampsia are collectively called hypertensive disorder of pregnancy and toxemia of pregnancy.).
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Seizure in pregnancy
Eclamsia is a disease in pregnancy caused by high blood pressure which leads to a seizure.
We monitor your blood pressure during your prenatal careen order to prevent this life threatening disease.

In brief: Seizure in pregnancy
Eclamsia is a disease in pregnancy caused by high blood pressure which leads to a seizure.
We monitor your blood pressure during your prenatal careen order to prevent this life threatening disease.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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