Management of associated complications

Major maternal complications occur in over 30 per cent of women with eclampsia (Fig 1 ). In most cases these reflect the severity of the underlying pre-eclamptic process.

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Fig. 1 Major maternal complications in eclampsia: DIC, disseminated intravascular coagulation; ARDS, acute respiratory distress syndrome. (Reproduced with permission from Douglas^ and Redman (1.994).)

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