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Revista del Nacional (Itauguá)

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SEGOVIA1, María Raquel  and  VAZQUEZ MOLAS2, Gladys Alba. Liver hematoma associated with eclampsia and HELLP syndrome. Rev. Nac. (Itauguá) [online]. 2016, vol.8, n.1, pp.78-82. ISSN 2072-8174.

The subcapsular hematoma is a serious complication, with high risk of maternal and neonatal mortality, it is seen as a complication of hypertensive diseases more frequently, busides another serious diseases such as acute fatty liver of pregnancy, trauma, infectious diseases. It is onset occurs during pregnancy or postpartum, with nonspecific clinical manifestations, with severe and rapid material deterioration which of not diagnosed and treated from the beginning could produce maternal death in 75% and fetal 60%. We present a case of liver hematoma as a complication of eclampsia and Hellp syndrome, whose evolution was favorable, treated with electrocoagulation which we use for the treatment of hemorrhage.

Keywords : liver, hematoma, eclampsia, preeclampsia, liver disease..

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