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International Journal of Recent Trends in Science and Technology, ISSN 2277-2812 E-ISSN: 2249-8109

Volume 7, Issue 1, May 2013 pp 24-25

Research Article

Physiological Parameters in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension


Shete Anjali N.1, K. D. Garkal2, Pratibha R. Deshmukh3

{1Associate Professor, 3Assistant Professor}Department of Physiology, Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, INDIA.

2Controller of examination, MUHS, Nashik, Maharashtra, INDIA.

Academic Editor : Dr. Aher K.R.



The study was undertaken to assess the Physiological stress during Pregnancy induced Hypertension. 30 patients of PIH / Eclampsia attending the antenatal clinic were selected for this study. The following parameters were studied in these subjects; bleeding time, Clotting time and Platelet count. 30 normal pregnant women of same age were selected as control group.  The study showed significant decrease in Platelet count. No statistically significant change was seen in Bleeding time and Clotting time.