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153 Possible Causes for Nasal Congestion, Preeclampsia

  • Third Trimester Pregnancy

    congestion or stuffiness shortness of breath – this may worsen as your uterus keeps expanding, it may then improve as your baby moves deeper into your pelvis to get into[medbroadcast.com] A diagnosis of progressive preeclampsia cannot be based on increasing uric acid levels and reduced platelet count in a stable clinical condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Snoring Many pregnant women start snoring because of nasal congestion, and the increase in abdominal girth and the uterus pressing on the diaphragm.[sleepfoundation.org]

  • Autonomic Dysreflexia

    Pregnant women with spinal cord injury have died during labor and delivery because the physician misdiagnosed their dysreflexia as preeclampsia, which also presents with rising[bcm.edu] Abstract Autonomic dysreflexia (AD) is a syndrome that consists of facial flushing, excessive sweating, nasal congestion, throbbing headache and paroxysmal hypertension which[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] including medication and stimulant side effects, hyperthyroidism , electrolyte imbalance, serotonin syndrome , severe brain trauma, multiple sclerosis, Reye syndrome , and preeclampsia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Cocaine Abuse

    Women who abused cocaine were at elevated odds for placental abruption, placenta infarction and preeclampsia with the most pronounced odds noted for placental abruption (OR[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Review of systems was significant for rhinitis, nasal congestion, joint pain, and a febrile episode 2 days prior to admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., placental abruption, preeclampsia, and placental infarction), and impaired fetal growth.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    SDB in early and mid-pregnancy is associated with preeclampsia and gestational diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This can be the result of an upper respiratory infection that causes nasal congestion, along with swelling of the throat, or tonsillitis that temporarily produces very enlarged[sciencedaily.com] A study from Sweden found that hypertension, preeclampsia, low Apgar scores , and intrauterine growth restriction were more common in habitually snoring pregnant women than[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    congestion, acne, rash, and cardiac hypertrophy.[actharnephrology.com] Other systemic diseases associated with nephrotic syndrome include amyloidosis, multiple myeloma, lymphoma, preeclampsia, systemic lupus erythematosus and HIV-associated nephropathy[renalandurologynews.com] Secondary causes are; Diabetes mellitus causing diabetic nephropathy, systemic lupus erythematosus, sarcoidosis, preeclampsia, viral illnesses like hepatitis C, hepatitis[symptoma.com]

  • Phenylephrine

    — Oral phenylephrine is not effective for treatment of nasal congestion.[secure.medicalletter.org] This has not been investigated prospectively in women with severe preeclampsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is certainly a need for further investigation, not least in the area of women with preeclampsia, gestational hypertension, or other causes of uteroplacental insufficiency[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Lungs illustration Respiratory system - illustration Air is breathed in through the nasal passageways, travels through the trachea and bronchi to the lungs.[kelseyseyboldse3.adam.com] RESULTS: 1106 cases of preeclampsia were admitted, with 62 cases (5.6%) had pulmonary edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Effect of nasal continuous positive airway pressure on cardiac output and oxygen delivery in patients with congestive heart failure. Chest 1992 ; 102 : 1397 –401.[pmj.bmj.com]

  • Obesity

    Pathophysiological changes create conditions for obstetric and perinatal complications, the most important complications of which is gestational diabetes mellitus, preeclampsia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] congestion ; lifestyle ; regular trips by airplane, the technical manageability of the patient etc…..[web.archive.org] Preterm birth—Problems associated with a woman’s obesity, such as preeclampsia, may lead to a medically indicated preterm birth.[acog.org]

  • Non-Compliance

    A true story One morning Dr Smith woke up with a slight cold—muscular aches, headache, chills, and nasal congestion.[jme.bmj.com] His initial thought was to find something to combat his runny nose, so he chose a product specially indicated for nasal congestion: “StopSnot”.[jme.bmj.com]

  • Rickets

    They acknowledge that vitamin D deficiency is linked to a number of conditions in pregnancy, including gestational diabetes, preeclampsia, hypertension, preterm labor, difficult[articles.mercola.com]

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