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1

what is the turning point from pre-eclampsia to eclampsia?

when they have the seizure.

-Eclampsia is pregnancy-related seizure activity that is caused by severe preeclampsia.

2

we need to monitor the_____

fetal heart tones

3

watch that__

labor

4

watch for___

heart failure (due to severely high blood pressure)

they can even have a stroke and heart attack (they can have multisystem failure)