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What are the chances of getting preeclampsia in pregnancy?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Risk factors

First pregnancy, young age, advanced maternal age, obesity, diabetes, pre-existing hypertension, renal disease, lupus, are all risk factors.

In brief: Risk factors

First pregnancy, young age, advanced maternal age, obesity, diabetes, pre-existing hypertension, renal disease, lupus, are all risk factors.
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine

In brief: 5-10 %

The chances increase if you are younger; having the first baby; are over weight; have chronic high blood pressure; have diabetes or kidney disease; have a new partner.

In brief: 5-10 %

The chances increase if you are younger; having the first baby; are over weight; have chronic high blood pressure; have diabetes or kidney disease; have a new partner.
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