Complication of hyperemesis gravidarum are all Except (LQ)
|B||Mallory Weiss syndrome|
|D||none of the above|
None of the above
a. Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) is a severe, debilitating nausea and vomiting in pregnancy that generally leads to more than 5 percent weight loss and may require fluid and nutritional supplement.
b. It is different from the more common nausea and vomiting known as morning sickness.
c. When hyperemesis gravidarum is severe and/or inadequately treated, it may result in: Loss of 5% or more of pre-pregnancy body weight, Dehydration, causing ketosis, and constipation, Nutrition disorders, Metabolic imbalances, Physical and emotional stress of pregnancy on the body, Difficulty with activities of daily living.
d. If inadequately treated, HG can cause renal failure, central pontine myelinolysis, coagulopathy, atrophy, Mallory–Weiss syndrome, hypoglycemia, jaundice, malnutrition, Wernicke's encephalopathy, pneumomediastinum, rhabdomyolysis, deconditioning, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, splenic avulsion, and vasospasms of cerebral arteries. Depression is a common secondary complication of HG.