Maternal and perinatal mortality due to eclampsia.
Forty-four mothers with eclampsia and their newborns managed during the year 1988 at the University Hospital of Bananas Hindu University, Varanasi were analyzed.
The incidence of eclampsia was 2.2% of all hospital deliveries.
Eclampsia was more common in women (below 20 years) and at gestation of 36 weeks and below, and amongst the mothers deprived of antenatal care.
The maternal mortality amongst cases of eclampsia was 31.8% and perinatal loss was 38.6%.
Mots-clés Pascal : Eclampsie, Mortalité, Périnatal, Epidémiologie, Etude statistique, Inde, Mère pathologie, Nouveau né pathologie, Foetus pathologie, Asie, Gestation pathologie, Toxémie gravidique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Eclampsia, Mortality, Perinatal, Epidemiology, Statistical study, India, Maternal diseases, Newborn diseases, Fetal diseases, Asia, Pregnancy disorders, Pregnancy toxemia
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