SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MILD AND SEVERE
PREGNANCY INDUCED HYPERTENSION
Abnormality Mild Severe
Systolic Blood pressure (mmHg) 140-160 > 160
Diastolic Blood pressure (mmHg) 90-110 > 110
Proteinuria/24 hour > 300 mg > 5g
Dipsitck proteinuria Trace to 1+ > 2+
Serum creatinine Normal Elevated
Oliguria Absent Present
Seizures Absent Present
Pulmonary edema Absent Present
Headache Absent Present
Visual disturbances Absent Present
Upper abdominal pain Absent Present
Liver enzymes (ALT, ADT) Absent Present
Fetal growth Normal Retarded


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