What is the incidence of preeclampsia in developing nations?

Updated: Nov 29, 2018
  • Author: Kee-Hak Lim, MD; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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In developing nations, the incidence of the disease is reported to be 4-18%, [10, 11] with hypertensive disorders being the second most common obstetric cause of stillbirths and early neonatal deaths in these countries. [12]


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