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English translation: pre-eclampsia

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Spanish term or phrase:preclamsia
English translation:pre-eclampsia
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17:44 Apr 7, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: preclamsia
A condition apparently arising from complications of pregnancy
Donald Harris
United States
Local time: 08:12
pre-eclampsia
Explanation:
Hypertension, edema, and/or proteinuria are the component conditions of this complication of pregnancy. Add convulsions and coma, and it's eclampsia (without the "pre-").

Hope this helps,
HC
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Heathcliff
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Local time: 05:12
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Thanks. Good explanation for my non-medical brain!
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11 mins
pre-eclampsia


Explanation:
Hypertension, edema, and/or proteinuria are the component conditions of this complication of pregnancy. Add convulsions and coma, and it's eclampsia (without the "pre-").

Hope this helps,
HC


    Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (29th ed., 2001)
Heathcliff
United States
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Thanks. Good explanation for my non-medical brain!
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12 mins
pre-eclampsia


Explanation:
From LGDT:

Domaine(s)
médecine
toxemia of pregnancy (a)
Variant(s):
toxaemia of pregnancy (a)

Almost lost my daughter in law and granddaughter to this last November, so I'm **extremely** sure of the translation.

See my son's Website for an explanation of the disease, and some interesting photos of newborn Jasmine...



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Yolanda Broad
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38 mins
pre eclampsia


Explanation:
PREECLAMPSIA Y ECLAMPSIA: ENEMIGOS OCULTOS DURANTE EL EMBARAZO ... - [ New! Translate this page ]
... Preeclampsia y eclampsia: enemigos ocultos durante el embarazo. Los programas de
control prenatal o de atención de la mujer embarazada, son una excelente forma ...
www.saludhoy.com/htm/embar/articulos/preecla1.html

Pre eclampsia and eclampsia: hidden enemies
during the pregnancy

Hope it helps. Saludos afectuosos. Maria ;o)


Maria
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43 mins
Thought this may also help you, a definition in Spanish of the


Explanation:
term:
Pre-eclampsia:
Hipertensión, proteinuria, y edema durante el embarazo, con comienzo normalmente después de la veinte semana de gestación.

Incidencia: 2.6% de todos los embarazos; recidiva en un 20%. Factores de riesgo incluyen: Edad entre 25-34, Primípara:multípara 6.8:1, Gemelo:único 5:1.

Es severa si: Presión Sanguínea Sistólica > 160, Diastólica > 110, proteinuria > 2 g/D, oliguria < 400 cc/D, creatinina > 1.2, cefalea o disturbios visuales, edema pulmonar, retardo del crecimiento intrauterino, RUQ o dolor epigástrico, aumento de los test de función hepática, o trombocitopenia.

Eclampsia:
Pre-eclampsia con convulsiones añadidas. Incidencia: 0.056% de todos los embarazos.





    Reference: http://www.uam.es/departamentos/medicina/anesnet/gtoae/pre-e...
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