• Trimester
  • Angiotensin II (A-II) sensitivity was determined in 23 nonmedicated nulliparas in the third trimester of pregnancy, before and after a 7- to 10-day period of bed rest and a strongly sodium-restricted diet (maximal 20 mmol Na+/24 hr). (biomedsearch.com)
  • postpartum
  • M. H. Davenport, R. Goswami, J. K. Shoemaker, and M. F. Mottola, "The influence of hyperglycemia during and after pregnancy on postpartum vascular function," American Journal of Physiology , vol. 302, no. 6, pp. (hindawi.com)
  • mortality
  • Maternal death or maternal mortality is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as "the death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management but not from accidental or incidental causes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abnormalities
  • The higher rate in the group of pure 45,X monosomy is primarily due to a difference in the rate of aortic valve abnormalities and coarctation of the aorta, the two most common cardiovascular malformations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eclampsia
  • Pregnancy is characterized by a state of heightened coagulation, which is exacerbated in pathological conditions such as pre-eclampsia (PET). (queensu.ca)
  • 642.7) Pre-eclampsia or eclampsia superimposed on pre-existing hypertension (643) Excessive vomiting in pregnancy (643.0) Mild hyperemesis gravidarum (643.1) Hyperemesis gravidarum with metabolic disturbance (643.9) Vomiting of pregnancy, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • When delivery becomes recommended depends on how severe the pre-eclampsia and how far along in pregnancy a person is. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, because swelling is a common occurrence in pregnancy, its utility as a distinguishing factor in pre-eclampsia is not high. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, none of the signs of pre-eclampsia are specific, and even convulsions in pregnancy are more likely to have causes other than eclampsia in modern practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • A joint practice committee of the FCOG, the French Cardiologic Society, the French Chest and Cardiovascular Surgery Society, the French Society of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, the French Endocrine Society, the French study group for oocyte donation, and the Biomedicine Agency defined the exact questions to be put to the experts, chose these experts, followed them up and drafted the synthesis of recommendations resulting from their work. (biomedsearch.com)
  • delivery
  • The questions concerned the check-up before pregnancy of Turner patients, contraindication and acceptance of pregnancy, information for the patients, and recommendations for antenatal care, delivery and postnatal follow-up. (biomedsearch.com)
  • In an 2009 article on maternal morbidity, the authors said, that generally, there is a distinction between a direct maternal death that is the result of a complication of the pregnancy, delivery, or management of the two, and an indirect maternal death, that is a pregnancy-related death in a patient with a preexisting or newly developed health problem unrelated to pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)