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Synonyms for hypertension

a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)

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Table no- 4 shows the maternal antenatal profile associated with the delivery of VLBW babies which shows that anaemia in 26 cases (36.11%) is the most common cause of delivery of VLBW babies, followed by PIH associated in 22 cases (30.55%) then multiple pregnancy in 9 cases (12.5%) and idiopathic causes in 11 cases in which no predisposing factors were identified as some of cases were of unbooked category and in least common (4) cases (5.55%) UTI is identified as predisposing factor for VLBW babies delivered.
In addition to the purchase price, 1347 PIH will receive five-year rights of first refusal to provide reinsurance of up to 7.5% of any layer in FedNat's catastrophe reinsurance program and a five-year agreement for 1347 PIH to provide investment advisory services to FedNat.
At December 31, 2018, 1347 PIH had approximately 6.0 million shares outstanding.
In spite of being the important cause of maternal and infant mortality, the factors that are responsible for the development of PIH are very uncertain.
PIH and GDM were important risk factors associated with MAS (P-value <0.001), whereas no significant association was found with parity.
The main findings of the study were as follows: PIH was more common in the high Hb group, and the incidences of PB and NICU admission were higher both in the high and low Hb groups.
Neonatal Variables like neonate gender, gestational age, weight and maternal variables like age, parity, anemia, PIH, APH and UTI were used for analysis.
This study included 20 normal pregnancies (NP) and 58 pregnant women suffering from PIH syndrome including severe PE (n=20), mild PE (n=18), and HDCP (n=20).
The operational definition of PIH for this study was diastolic BP >90 mmHg and systolic BP >140.
"He was promptly attended to at the PIH emergency room by the ER duty doctors and the critical care specialist.
PIH is reportedly recommending a postmortem to confirm the cause of death.
Ottio, who was due to travel to England today to begin his contract with Super League club Widnes, passed away at the Pacific International Hospital (PIH) in Port Moresby in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
(2) Pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) was defined as hypertension during pregnancy, which included gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, and eclampsia.
Scarring and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) are the main sequelae of acne.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Oct 31 (ANI): As per recent statistics, about 7% to 10% of pregnant women experience pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH).