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  • adj. Of or pertaining to eclampsia

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or of the nature of eclampsia: as, eclamptic convulsions; eclamptic idiocy.
  • Suffering from eclampsia: as, an eclamptic patient.

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Examples

  • A pre-eclamptic woman can be so sick that she cannot risk labor or c-section.

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  • Finally, an explanation that I can understand about why Dr. Thomas Brewer has been able to cure yes, cure eclamptic pregnant women without delivering their babies prematurely.

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  • It is worthy of trial in tetanic and eclamptic seizures, and in tonic angiospasms such as occur during the chill of malarial fevers, although in the last-mentioned condition pilocarpine is perhaps more suitable, provided the energy of the heart be unimpaired.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 299, September 24, 1881

  • The primary outcome was severe pregnancy-associated hypertension alone or severe or mild hypertension with elevated liver-enzyme levels, thrombocytopenia, elevated serum creatinine levels, eclamptic seizure, medically indicated preterm birth, fetal-growth restriction, or perinatal death.

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  • Some of the complications included sepsis, severe back and neck pain from anaesthesia, hypothermia in the newborn baby, and eclamptic fits.

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  • Buhimschi said that despite its effectiveness in preventing eclamptic seizures, magnesium sulfate is underutilized in developing countries.

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  • This could be 40 cents worth of lifesaving blood coagulant to stop post-partum haemorrhage, 3 cents worth of magnesium sulphate administered correctly to stop pre-eclamptic rising blood pressure, or even just basic clean wipes and the means of delivering a malaria net for the start of new life, or the antiretroviral drugs that prevent mother to child transmission of HIV.

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  • During my long years of servicing the pre-eclamptic toxemia cases, I found that the women with pre-eclamptic toxemia who consumed antioxidant water tend to deliver healthier babies with stronger muscles.

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  • When given antioxidant water to pre-eclamptic toxemia cases, the results are very significant.

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