What Are the Symptoms of Preeclampsia?

Q:
What are the symptoms of preeclampsia?

A:
The most obvious symptoms of preeclampsia is commonly a rise in blood pressure.

Other signs and symptoms of preeclampsia include:

  • Severe headaches.
  • Nausea or vomiting.
  • Decreased urine output.
  • Impaired liver function.
  • Shortness of breath, caused by fluid in your lungs.
  • Excess protein in your urine (proteinuria) or additional signs of kidney problems.
  • Changes in vision, including temporary loss of vision, blurred vision or light sensitivity.

Monitor your blood pressure closely. Blood pressure that exceeds 140/90 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) is abnormal.

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