Pronounced: pre-ee-clamp'-see-ahEn Español (Spanish Version)
Pre-eclampsia is a problem that occurs in some women during pregnancy. Blood pressure increases and protein appears in the urine. This usually occurs during the second half of pregnancy.
Cardiovascular System and Kidneys
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Last reviewedAugust 2013by Andrea Chisholm; Brian Randall, MD
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