When are eclampsia seizures most likely to occur?

Updated: Apr 18, 2019
  • Author: Michael G Ross, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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The relation of seizure to delivery is as follows:

  • Before delivery (>70%)

  • Before labor (antepartum) (25%)

  • During labor (intrapartum) (50%)

  • After delivery (postpartum) (25%)


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