History of kidney injury increases risk of pregnancy complic
A study by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators finds, for the first time, that women with a history of acute kidney injury with complete clinical recovery have an increase of several adverse outcomes of pregnancy – including premature delivery and preeclampsia, a condition that is hazardous for both mother and baby – even though they appear to have normal kidney function prior to pregnancy. Their findings are being published online in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology....