*  Eclampsia - Wikipedia
"Chapter 46: Placenta Previa, Placenta Accreta, Abruptio Placentae, and Vasa Previa". Creasy and Resnik's maternal-fetal ... Eclampsia is the onset of seizures (convulsions) in a woman with pre-eclampsia. Pre-eclampsia is a disorder of pregnancy in ... The placenta produces the potent vasodilator adrenomedullin: it is reduced in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. Other vasodilators ... Women who have experienced eclampsia are at increased risk for pre-eclampsia/eclampsia in a later pregnancy. The presence of a ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eclampsia
*  Aspirin, Pregnancy, and Preeclampsia: A Brave New World for the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force - American College of...
Maternal Death, Mothers, Obesity, Perinatal Mortality, Placenta, Platelet Count, Postpartum Hemorrhage, Pre-Eclampsia, ... Keywords: Abruptio Placentae, Aspirin, Autoimmune Diseases, Birth Weight, Blood Platelets, Body Mass Index, Consensus, Cost of ... Preeclampsia causes significant maternal and fetal mortality and morbidity. It accounts for 12% of maternal deaths in this ... Cardiovascular sequelae of preeclampsia/eclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am Heart J 2008;156 918-30. ...
  https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2015/04/08/09/15/aspirin-pregnancy-and-preeclampsia
*  OBGYN Flashcards by JOSH WOHL | Brainscape
pre-eclampsia. vs eclampsia BP >140/90 or >20 rise in systolic or >10 in diastolic. proteinuria. generalized/pedal edema or ... abruptio placentae risk factors HTN, DM, Chronic renal Dx. Advanced maternal age. Multiparity, Smoking. Cocaine use,. Previous ... Symptoms most prominent pre-menstrually, pain and lumpiness tends clear up once your menstrual period begins. ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/obgyn-7059788/packs/10990837
*  Lesia Kurlak - The University of Nottingham
Placental expression of eNOS, iNOS and the major protein components of caveolae in women with pre-eclampsia PLACENTA. 36(5), ... Potassium channel KCNQ/KCNE isoform expression in placentae from pre-eclamptic women vs. controls BJOG-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL ... Maternal selenium, copper and zinc concentrations in pregnancy associated with small-for-gestational-age infants. Maternal & ... Pre-eclampsia remains a common disorder in pregnancy, affecting 3-5% of all UK pregnancies. Pre-eclampsia is a state of ...
  http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/groups/obstetricsgynaecology/people/lesia.kurlak
*  High Dose Folic Acid Supplementation Throughout Pregnancy for Preeclampsia Prevention - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Placental abruption (abruptio placentae) is the premature detachment of a normally positioned placenta from the wall of the ... OR Superimposed pre-eclampsia, defined as history of pre-existing hypertension (diagnosed pre-pregnancy or before 20+0 weeks' ... Maternal death [ Time Frame: Time Frame: Participants will be followed from 20+0 weeks of gestation until 42 days postpartum ( ... Pre-Eclampsia. Pregnancy Complications. Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced. Folic Acid. Vitamin B Complex. Hematinics. Vitamins. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01355159
*  Gestational hypertension - Wikipedia
Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia are sometimes treated as components of a common syndrome. Maternal causes Obesity Mothers under 20 ... This hemochorial placenta differs from lower primates' epitheliochorial placentae in the way that it allows the fetal tissues ... doi:10.1016/s0165-0378(03)00042-1. Cross JC (2003). "The Genetics of Pre-eclampsia: A Feto-placental or Maternal Problem?". ... Preeclampsia Pre-eclampsia is gestational hypertension plus proteinuria (>300 mg of protein in a 24-hour urine sample). Severe ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gestational_hypertension
*  Effect of cytokines and growth factors on the secretion of inhibin A, activin A and follistatin by term placental villous...
... involved in increasing maternal circulating levels of inhibin A and activin A in pre-eclampsia are controlled differentially. ... The placenta is a source of these proteins in pregnancy. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of growth factors ... DESIGN AND METHODS: Villous cytotrophoblasts were prepared from term placentae and cultured in serum-free media. Cells were ... and proinflammatory cytokines that are raised in pre-eclampsia on the secretion of dimeric inhibin A, activin A and follistatin ...
  https://www.wrh.ox.ac.uk/publications/248180
*  Histopathology of the placenta in HIV positive women
Women with HIV plus co-morbidities specifically affecting placental function such as diabetes mellitus and pre-eclampsia were ... findings in placentae of mothers with HIV and to investigate the influence of maternal ARV therapy on histopathology, as well ... Conclusion Maternal vascular under-perfusion, ascending infection and small placenta may be linked to HIV placental infection, ... Histopathology of the placenta in HIV positive women. Zungu, Mondi (2015-12) ...
  http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/97997
*  Pre-eclampsia - Wikipedia
... between maternal and fetal circulations. Abnormal development of the placenta leads to poor placental perfusion. The placenta ... it is not surprising that the maternal immune system might respond more negatively to the arrival of some placentae under ... "Pre-eclampsia-Eclampsia". Diagnosis and management of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. Armenian Medical Network. 2003. Retrieved ... and that ultimately results in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. One hypothesis for vulnerability to pre-eclampsia is the maternal- ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre-eclampsia
*  ERVW-1 (Endogenous Retroviral family W, Env (C7), member 1)
Pre-eclampsia: Pre-eclampsia (PE) and HELLP (haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes and low platelets) syndrome are multisystem ... Placenta dysfunction associated with Down's syndrome/ Trisomy 21: In trisomy 21-affected placenta, a defect (or a delay) in the ... which invade the spiral arteries of the maternal decidua. Because of this invasion by foetal cells, the maternal decidua should ... ERVWE1/Syncytin-1 and ERVFRDE1/Syncytin-2 are specific to primates and thus do not exist in other placentae. However, this ...
  http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Genes/GC_ERVW-1.html
*  Smart Pills: Drugs to Boost Brain Power | Science Podcasts | Naked Scientists
... informing our understanding of pregnancy-related conditions like pre-eclampsia." ... Plugging into the placenta Scientists have solved a long-standing mystery relating the structure of the placenta, the lifeline ... So animals like a human or an ape, which have relatively simple placentae comprising just "fingers" of foetal tissue projecting ... into the wall of the uterus to contact maternal blood, tend to have a longer gestation, while species like dogs and leopards, ...
  https://www.thenakedscientists.com/podcasts/naked-scientists/smart-pills-drugs-boost-brain-power
*  Prevention of Maternal and Perinatal Complications by Enoxaparin in Women With Previous Severe Preeclampsia - Full Text View -...
It is associated with an increased risk of adverse maternal (death, eclampsia, abruptio placenta, HELLP syndrome) and perinatal ... Abruptio placentae. Perinatal death. Additional relevant MeSH terms: Pre-Eclampsia. Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced. Pregnancy ... Prevention of Maternal and Perinatal Complications by Enoxaparin in Women With Previous Severe Preeclampsia (HEPEPE). This ... The primary outcome is a composite morbidity that may occur : maternal death, or perinatal death, or preeclampsia, or abruptio ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00986765
*  Non-synonymous sequence variants within the oxygen-dependent degradation domain of the HIF1Agene are not associated with pre...
Redman CWG, Sargent IL: Pre-eclampsia, the Placenta and the Maternal Systemic Inflammatory Response - A Review. Placenta. 2003 ... Evidence for the functional activity of hypoxia-inducible transcription factors overexpressed in preeclamptic placentae. ... pre-eclampsia with origins primarily in abnormal placental perfusion and maternal pre-eclampsia with origins primarily in pre- ... Pre-eclampsia originates in the placenta but the target organ is maternal endothelium. Endothelial dysfunction, a central ...
  https://bmcmedgenet.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2350-9-96
*  Childbirth - Wikipedia
Gestational hypertension Maternal conditions such as gestational diabetes or chronic kidney disease Preeclampsia or eclampsia ... Most recently there is a category of birth professionals available who will encapsulate placenta for use as placenta medicine ... Per these guidelines, the following conditions may be an indication for induction, including: Abruptio placentae ... The "natural" maternal mortality rate of childbirth-where nothing is done to avert maternal death-has been estimated at 1500 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Childbirth
*  Marinobufagenin as a Target for DIGIBIND in Preeclampsia - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Preeclampsia occurs in up to 10% of pregnancies and is a main cause of maternal and fetal death worldwide. Treatment is often ... DIGIBIND, a drug that lowers blood pressure, has been used to treat pre-eclampsia. Marinobufagenin (MBG), a chemical in the ... The specific aims of the study are to demonstrate that isolated perfused preeclamptic placentae ex vivo release MBG at ... Following delivery, participants will provide additional blood samples and samples of the placenta for testing and evaluation. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01328600
*  IJMS | Free Full-Text | MicroRNAs in Human Placental Development and Pregnancy Complications | HTML
Aberrant miRNAs expression has been linked to pregnancy complications, such as preeclampsia. Recent research of placental ... and uncovering the function of miRNAs in the placenta. More studies are required to further understand the functional ... Placenta expresses many ubiquitous as well as specific miRNAs. These miRNAs regulate trophoblast cell differentiation, ... Differential expression of microRNAs in the placentae of Chinese patients with severe pre-eclampsia. Clin. Chem. Lab. Med 2009 ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/14/3/5519/htm
*  Differential activation of placental unfolded protein response pathways implies heterogeneity in causation of early- and late...
placenta, pre-eclampsia, pregnancy, growth restriction, cell stress responses, unfolded protein response National Category ... Controls included second-trimester, pre-term and normal-term placentae. BeWo cells were used to investigate how these pathways ... Recently, the distinction between 'placental' and 'maternal' causation has been proposed, with 'placental' cases being more ... Based on gestational age at diagnosis and/or delivery, pre-eclampsia (PE) is commonly divided into early-onset (,34 weeks) and ...
  http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:764316
*  MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH NURSING BULLETS ~ THE NURSING CORNER
A classic difference between abruptio placentae and placenta previa is the degree of pain. Abruptio placentae causes pain, ... In a pregnant patient, preeclampsia may progress to eclampsia, which is characterized by seizures and may lead to coma. ... Abruptio placentae is premature separation of a normally implanted placenta. It may be partial or complete, and usually causes ... Placenta previa is abnormally low implantation of the placenta so that it encroaches on or covers the cervical os. ...
  http://thenursingcorner.blogspot.com/2010/09/maternal-and-child-health-nursing_15.html
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by David R. Hall
Jan, 2014 , Pubmed ID: 24465185 Pre-eclampsia/eclampsia are leading causes of maternal mortality and morbidity, particularly in ... Abruptio Placentae and Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy Seminars in Perinatology. Jun, 2009 , Pubmed ID: 19464510 ... The essence of management is restoration of circulating volume followed by delivery of the fetus and placenta, most often by ... Jul, 2016 , Pubmed ID: 27430353 Women with a history of pre-eclampsia have a higher risk of developing pre-eclampsia in ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/David++R._Hall
*  Recurrence of pre-eclampsia across generations: exploring fetal and maternal genetic components in a population based cohort |...
Histomorphometry of the human placenta in maternal preeclampsia. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1985; 152: 2531. ... Risk factors for preeclampsia, abruptio placentae, and adverse neonatal outcomes among women with chronic hypertension. ... 25 If changes over time in reporting of pre-eclampsia include more mild pre-eclampsia, recurrence of pre-eclampsia between ... Severity of pre-eclampsia in women and in men's partners, by maternal history of pre-eclampsia, Norway, 1999-2003 ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/331/7521/877
*  Uterine rupture in a primigravid patient, an uncommon but severe obstetrical event: a case report | Journal of Medical Case...
... especially in patients with pre-eclampsia [40]. In our case, pathological examination of the placenta showed signs of abruption ... Infant survival following uterine rupture and complete abruptio placentae. Obstet Gynecol. 1977;50(1 Suppl):74s-5.PubMedGoogle ... WHO systematic review of maternal mortality and morbidity: The prevalence of uterine rupture. BJOG. 2005;112(9):1221-8.View ... The pre-eclampsia was treated with intravenously administered magnesium sulfate (at admission) and methyldopa 750 mg 3 times ...
  https://jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13256-017-1507-9
*  Morphometric comparisons of term placentae from normotensive and pre-eclamptic pregnancies suggest maladaptations of the fetal...
... from normotensive and pre-eclamptic pregnancies suggest maladaptations of the fetal component of the placenta in pre-eclampsia. ... Preeclampsia is associated with reduced maternal spiral artery flow, resulting in reduced placental perfusion. This in turn ... These significant differences between normotensive and pre-eclamptic placentae suggest possible fetal maladaptations in ... Adequate maternal, intervillous and fetal blood flow are all necessary for fetal wellbeing. Compromise to any part of this ...
  http://researchspace.ukzn.ac.za/handle/10413/9628
*  Placentation - Wikipedia
Despite the placenta forming from pre-existing tissues, in many instances new structures can evolve within these pre-existing ... Abnormal placentation can lead to an early termination of pregnancy, for example in pre-eclampsia. As placentation often ... In most squamates two separate placentae form, utilising separate embryonic tissue (the chorioallantoic and yolk-sac placentae ... and the evolution of new molecular processes following the formation of new placenta specific genes. In mammals, maternal-fetal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Placentation
*  Serum Angiogenic and Anti-angiogenic Markers in Pregnant Women with Placenta Percreta - Balkan Medical Journal
... in maternal blood to identify which SGA fetuses will require a preterm delivery and mothers who will develop pre-eclampsia. J ... placenta growth factor and their receptors in placentae from pregnancies complicated by placenta accreta. Placenta 2006;27:70-8 ... advanced maternal age and multiparity (1). The increased incidence of placenta previa and morbidly adherent placenta (MAP) has ... Women with confounding factors such as preeclampsia, IUGR and placenta accreta and increta were also been excluded from our ...
  http://balkanmedicaljournal.org/text.php?lang=en&id=1784
*  Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy (April 2009) Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients
Preeclampsia and eclampsia are syndromes that affect virtually all maternal organ systems. According to Robert, the widespread ... Since calcium channel blockers cross the placenta, their use has been suggested for the treatment of intrauterine fetal ... The fetus is at the risk of preterm delivery, intrauterine growth retardation, asphyxia, and abruptio placentae. ... Review of eclampsia cases. J Obstet Gynaecol India. 1976:26-53.. 3. Chesley LC. Superimposed pre-eclampsia or eclampsia. In: ...
  http://townsendletter.com/April2009/hypertensive0409.htm