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Can gestational hypertension be cured?
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Hypertension
Gestational hypertension occurs in the third trimester of pregnancy.
It is a blood pressure of 140/90 without any protein in the urine or any biochemical abnormalities seen with pre-eclampsia. The cure for gestational hypertension is delivery of the infant. Medical intervention is not always necessary and will depend upon the gestational age of the fetus.

In brief: Hypertension
Gestational hypertension occurs in the third trimester of pregnancy.
It is a blood pressure of 140/90 without any protein in the urine or any biochemical abnormalities seen with pre-eclampsia. The cure for gestational hypertension is delivery of the infant. Medical intervention is not always necessary and will depend upon the gestational age of the fetus.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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Dr. Clarence Grim
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Cure gestation HTN?
Yes. Delivery always cures it if is gestational HTN.
If it does not go away it is not gestational HTN.

In brief: Cure gestation HTN?
Yes. Delivery always cures it if is gestational HTN.
If it does not go away it is not gestational HTN.
Dr. Clarence Grim
Dr. Clarence Grim
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