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Table 3 Prevalence of preeclampsia and clinical characteristics of the respondents, Mettu Karl Referral Hospital, South West Ethiopia, 2018

From: Prevalence and associated factors of pre-eclampsia among pregnant women attending anti-natal care at Mettu Karl referal hospital, Ethiopia: cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency %
Mother with preeclampsia
 No 113 87.6
 Yes 16 12.4
Woman’s BP measurement at time of diagnosis
  < 140/90 108 83.7
 140/90–160/110 16 12.4
  > =160/110 5 3.9
Ever heard about danger sign
 Yes 124 96.1
 No 5 3.9
Utilization of health facility for other health problem during current pregnancy
 Yes 60 46.5
 No 69 53.5
History of chronic hypertension
 Yes 6 4.7
 No 123 95.3
Family history of chronic hypertension
 Yes 13 10.1
 No 116 89.9
Family history of pregnancy induced hypertension
 Yes 3 2.3
 No 126 97.7
Family history of diabetes mellitus
 Yes 7 5.4
 No 122 94.6
History of kidney disease
 Yes 42 32.6
 No 87 67.4
Family history of kidney diseases
 Yes 7 5.4
 No 122 94.6