Which factors correlate to a reduced risk of gestational hypertension and preeclampsia?

Updated: Nov 29, 2018
  • Author: Kee-Hak Lim, MD; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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Studies have suggested that smoking during pregnancy is associated with a reduced risk of gestational hypertension and preeclampsia; however, this is controversial. [26] Placenta previa has also been correlated with a reduced risk of preeclampsia.


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