What is the role of hypertension in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia?

Updated: Nov 29, 2018
  • Author: Kee-Hak Lim, MD; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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Although hypertension may be the most common presenting symptom of preeclampsia, it should not be viewed as the initial pathogenic process.

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