What are the roles of protein leakage from edema in the pathophysiology of eclampsia?

Updated: Apr 18, 2019
  • Author: Michael G Ross, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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Leakage of proteins from the circulation and generalized edema are sequelae of the endothelial dysfunction and thus a defining factor associated with preeclampsia and eclampsia.


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