What Are the Symptoms of Eclampsia?

What are the symptoms of eclampsia?

In addition to the signs and symptoms of preeclampsia, such as hypertension and proteinuria, women with eclampsia have seizures. Other symptoms may include:

  • Long-lasting (persistent) headaches
  • Blurry vision
  • Photophobia (i.e. bright light causes discomfort)
  • Abdominal pain
  • Altered mental status (confusion)

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