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International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Print ISSN: 2522-6614, Online ISSN: 2522-6622

International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

2018, Vol. 2, Issue 5, Part B

Significance of β- human chorionic gonadotropin in pre eclampsia and normotensive mothers
Author(s): Dr. Sangeereni, Dr. A Mallika and Dr. Revathi M
Abstract: Objective: Preeclampsia is most commoniy encountered problem in pregnancy. The aim of the present study was to assess the levels of beta HCG in preeclampsia and normal women without hypertension.
Method: This was a prospective case control study undertaken on 25 preeclamptic patients and 25 healthy antenatal women in OB-GYN Department of Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University between the periods of 2016-2018.
Result: The mean maternal serum β-human chorionic gonadotropin levels in preeclampsia were 44463.26±30595.25miu/ml that is significantly greater than normotensives (7346.200±4479.0855 of p value< 0.001). The number of complications in the preeclampsia group are increased than the normal antenatal women group.
Conclusion: Mean βhcg levels tend to be significantly more in preeclampsia than healthy pregnant mothers. The higher β hcg levels associated with more neonatal and maternal complications.
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How to cite this article:
Dr. Sangeereni, Dr. A Mallika and Dr. Revathi M. Significance of β- human chorionic gonadotropin in pre eclampsia and normotensive mothers. International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 2018; 2(5): 84-87.
International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology