"Pre-Eclampsia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A complication of PREGNANCY, characterized by a complex of symptoms including maternal HYPERTENSION and PROTEINURIA with or without pathological EDEMA. Symptoms may range between mild and severe. Pre-eclampsia usually occurs after the 20th week of gestation, but may develop before this time in the presence of trophoblastic disease.
- Pre Eclampsia
- EPH Complex
- EPH Gestosis
- EPH Toxemias
- EPH Toxemia
- Toxemia, EPH
- Toxemias, EPH
- Toxemias, Pregnancy
- Hypertension-Edema-Proteinuria Gestosis
- Gestosis, Hypertension-Edema-Proteinuria
- Hypertension Edema Proteinuria Gestosis
- Pregnancy Toxemias
- Pregnancy Toxemia
- Toxemia, Pregnancy
- Proteinuria-Edema-Hypertension Gestosis
- Gestosis, Proteinuria-Edema-Hypertension
- Proteinuria Edema Hypertension Gestosis
- Edema-Proteinuria-Hypertension Gestosis
- Edema Proteinuria Hypertension Gestosis
- Gestosis, Edema-Proteinuria-Hypertension
- Gestosis, EPH
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pre-Eclampsia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pre-Eclampsia".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pre-Eclampsia" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Pre-Eclampsia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.