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Pre-Eclampsia
MeSH HeadingPre-Eclampsia
Tree NumberC13.703.395.249
Annotationcheck tags FEMALE & PREGNANCY
Scope NoteA complication of PREGNANCY, characterized by a complex of symptoms including maternal HYPERTENSION and PROTEINURIA with or without pathological EDEMA. Symptoms may range between mild and severe. Pre-eclampsia usually occurs after the 20th week of gestation, but may develop before this time in the presence of trophoblastic disease.
Entry TermEdema-Proteinuria-Hypertension Gestosis
Entry TermEPH Complex
Entry TermEPH Gestosis
Entry TermEPH Toxemias
Entry TermGestosis, EPH
Entry TermHypertension-Edema-Proteinuria Gestosis
Entry TermPreeclampsia
Entry TermPreeclampsia/Eclampsia 1
Entry TermPregnancy Toxemias
Entry TermProteinuria-Edema-Hypertension Gestosis
Entry TermToxemia Of Pregnancy
Entry TermToxemias, Pregnancy
See AlsoToxemia
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL DH DI DT EC EH EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Previous Indexing Pregnancy Toxemias (1966-1974)
History Note1979(1963)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD011225


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications [C13]
   Pregnancy Complications [C13.703]
      Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced [C13.703.395]
Eclampsia [C13.703.395.124]
HELLP Syndrome [C13.703.395.186]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePre-Eclampsia [C13.703.395.249]

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