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What are the risk factors for developing pregnancy-induced hypertension?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Preeclampsia

Same as preeclampsia: preexisting htn, diabetes, obesity, kidney disease.

In brief: Preeclampsia

Same as preeclampsia: preexisting htn, diabetes, obesity, kidney disease.
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Several

Being overweight is one of the major risk factors.
Also very young or older patients are at increased risk. If you have a history of high blood pressure or if you had high blood pressure during a previous pregnancy, you are at increased risk. Eat lots of vegetables, exercise, do yoga, etc.

In brief: Several

Being overweight is one of the major risk factors.
Also very young or older patients are at increased risk. If you have a history of high blood pressure or if you had high blood pressure during a previous pregnancy, you are at increased risk. Eat lots of vegetables, exercise, do yoga, etc.
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