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Pre-Eclampsia

"Pre-Eclampsia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A complication of PREGNANCY, characterized by a complex of symptoms including maternal HYPERTENSION and PROTEINURIA with or without pathological EDEMA. Symptoms may range between mild and severe. Pre-eclampsia usually occurs after the 20th week of gestation, but may develop before this time in the presence of trophoblastic disease.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pre-Eclampsia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Pre-Eclampsia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 533 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 43 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.