Pre-eclampsia



Atenolol and propranolol are associated with intrauterine growth retardation when used for prolonged periods during pregnancy. REF


Definitiion - BP above 140/90 after 20 weeks.

Labs:
24-hour urine for quantitative measurement of protein
blood pressure monitoring
H/H
platelet count
serum levels of transaminases
creatinine
albumin
LDH
uric acid
peripheral smear
coag profiles
NST
US to assess IUGR

TX: Delivery

What to do with a soon to become pregnant woman on benazepril. REF


Leg swelling as a single finding in 3rd trimester needs be treated only with SCDs. (REF)
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