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Maternal risk of preeclampsia does not stop after delivery

Heather Mason   |   15 November 2022

Preeclampsia should be regarded as a chronic clinical entity triggered in pregnancy, experts write in the journal Heart . After delivery, the underlying problems causing preeclampsia do not disappear, instead remaining stagnant until yet unknown mechanisms make them resurface.

To put the evidence in context, women who have preeclampsia during pregnancy...


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