A CASE STUDY ON POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME(PRES) WITH ECCLAMPSIA

  • vathsalya poranki ms.

Abstract

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a clinical syndrome
characterized by various conditions presented by the patient and this also requires neurological,
radiological diagnosis to recommend the treatment. Preeclampsia begins during the pregnancy
usually due to the underlying medical conditions of the mother later causes eclampsia. These
two clinical situations are treated by observatory therapy mainly depending upon the mother's
health and nutrition. Here this case study is reporting a 37-year-old female who presented in
post-pregnancy caesarean with seizures, high blood pressure, disturbed mental health, high
glucose levels. Pregnancy-related clinical syndromes are mostly dependent upon the mother's
well-being, these syndromes not only affect the mother's health but also cause severe harm to
the fetus. Due to which there an increase in premature births, fetal death rate and causing
psychological distress to the mother which is mainly the Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).


 

Keywords: Pregnancy, eclampsia, preeclampsia, posterior reversible encephalopathysyndrome, high blood pressure, diabetes mellitus
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poranki, vathsalya. “A CASE STUDY ON POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME(PRES) WITH ECCLAMPSIA”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 14, no. 1, Jan. 2021, pp. 1-2, https://innovareacademics.in/journals/index.php/ajpcr/article/view/39920.
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