Eclampsia in the puerperium

This condition is characterized by seizure or convulsions newly arising in pregnancy. The condition is often associated with pregnancy-induced hypertension, convulsions, seizure, anxiety, epigastric pain, severe headache, blurred vision, proteinuria, and oedema that occurs during the puerperium.

Signs & Symptoms

  • Eclampsia (disorder)
  • Abbreviated Terms

  • puerperal eclampsia
  • Also Known As

  • postpartum eclampsia
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code O15.2

    7517 0.605093955994