Journal of Nephrology & Therapeutics

ISSN: 2161-0959

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Enver D. Harahy

Department of Nephrology and Medical Intensive Care, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany

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    Early Diagnosis and Management of Preeclampsia: The Importance of Monitoring Kidney Function during Pregnancy
    Author(s): Enver D. Harahy*

    The diagnosis and management of preeclampsia, a pregnancy-related condition that can affect the kidneys and other organs. Preeclampsia is characterized by high blood pressure and protein in the urine, and if left untreated, it can lead to serious complications for both the mother and baby. The article focuses specifically on the diagnosis of preeclampsia regarding kidney disease, which can cause damage to the blood vessels in the kidneys, leading to decreased blood flow and impaired filtration of waste products. The article outlines the key diagnostic criteria for preeclampsia, including blood pressure monitoring, urine testing, and kidney function testing. Additionally, the article discusses the management of preeclampsia, which may include monitoring blood pressure and urine protein levels, fetal monitoring, medication, bed rest, hospitalization, or delivery of the baby and placenta.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/2161-0959.2023.13.439

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