Midwifery Archive

HELLP SYNDROME

Haemolysis (H), elevated liver enzyme (EL) & low platelet count (LP) (<100000/mm3). A rare complication of pre-eclampsia. It may develop without maternal HTN. It is manifested by nausea,vomiting,epigastric
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PRE-ECLAMPSIA

Definition:- It is a multi system disorder of unknown etiology characterised by development of hypertension to the extent of 140/90 mm of Hg or more with proteinuria after
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ECLAMPSIA

It is a derived from greek word meaning like ‘Flash of Light’ – may occur quite abruptly. Definition – Pre-eclampsia when complicated with generalized tonic- clonic convulsions or
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