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Quiz prep questions for final What are the results of preeclampsia/eclampsia? o 1. HTN, proteinuria, and edema o 2. peripheral edema (ankles, hands, face) o 3. cerebral edema cause seizures (mom) o 4. decrease BF to placenta and fetus What is HTN, proteinuria, and edema due to? loss of plasma proteins at kidney results in imbalance between HP and OP across capillary walls 1.What is the progression of preeclampsia/eclampsia? 1. mild preeclampsia; 30 above normal systolic or 15 above normal diastolic o 2. severe preeclampsia o 3. eclampsia What is the treatment for preeclampsia/eclampsia? o 1. childbirth o 2. bed rest (lay on left side) o 3. increase dietary intake of Ca++ and Mg++ o 4. anti-HTN meds and sedatives o 5. urgent: mag. sulfate by IV drip What is positive about bed rest? o decrease pressure on inferior vena cava and increase BF to placenta What is positive about Ca++ and Mg++? o 1. Ca++ inhibits contractions of smooth muscles; inhibits vasoconstriction)
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  • Fall '16
  • Lambrini Nicopoulos
  • Physiology, Anatomy, cerebral edema, inferior vena cava, peripheral edema, proteinuria

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