A stormy and rare presentation: Eclampsia at 18 weeks of gestation

Saniya Eltayeb, Vaidyanathan Gowri, Sarah Othman, Rahma Haddabi, Shahila Tazneem

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Abstract

Eclampsia is an Obstetric emergency. It is uncommon in early second trimester and an early diagnosis will aid in preventing complications. We report an unusual case of eclampsia at an 18 weeks gestation with a good maternal outcome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)43-44
Number of pages2
JournalObstetric Medicine
Volume7
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Eclampsia
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Second Pregnancy Trimester
Obstetrics
Early Diagnosis
Emergencies
Mothers

Keywords

  • Eclampsia
  • HELLP
  • Misoprostol
  • Pregnancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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A stormy and rare presentation : Eclampsia at 18 weeks of gestation. / Eltayeb, Saniya; Gowri, Vaidyanathan; Othman, Sarah; Haddabi, Rahma; Tazneem, Shahila.

In: Obstetric Medicine, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2014, p. 43-44.

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