What is the recurrence of preeclampsia?

Updated: Nov 29, 2018
  • Author: Kee-Hak Lim, MD; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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Uncommonly, patients have antepartum preeclampsia that is treated with delivery but that recurs in the postpartum period. [44] Recurrent preeclampsia should be considered in postpartum patients who present with hypertension and proteinuria. (See Prognosis.)


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