High Risk Pregnancy
The term “high risk pregnancy” pointing out the condition in which an extra care is needed to have a healthy and successful pregnancy and delivery. There are several factors that can increase the chances of a High Risk Pregnancy.
- Problematic past pregnancies
- Being underweight/overweight
- Repeated pregnancy losses
- Previous adverse pregnancy outcome
- having habits of illegal drugs, smoking, drinking alcohol
- Age over 35 years
- Preterm labor
This is often the case if you suffer from a chronic illness. Several diseases may put you in the high-risk category.
- Heart disease
- Respiratory disorders
- Thyroid disorders
- Autoimmune diseases (like SLE, Rheumatoid arthritis, APLA)
- Blood disorders (anemia, sickle cell disease, ITP, thalassemia, etc.)
- High blood pressure
- Kidney problems
High risk pregnancy – make it diagnosed A high risk pregnancy can be detected in an early stage in the pregnancy. At NISHA HOSPITAL we undergo thorough medical examination of woman with certain investigations. We make use of sophisticated sources to make a complete medical history of the mother. We help mother with continuous monitoring of personal habits & physical health. We offer the specialized care for mother with a team of doctors throughout the pregnancy.
Normal to high-risk pregnancy It is also possible to begin a normal pregnancy and develop conditions that put mother into the category of high-risk pregnancy. Despite the consequences of condition that put the pregnancy to high-risk, it is likely that problems may persist with both mother and/or the baby during the pregnancy, during birth process or after the delivery.