Table 2: Maternal outcomes of eclampsia cases.

OutcomeAntenatal eclampsia [n/ (%)]Postnatal eclampsia [ / (%)]P valueEarly eclampsia [ / (%)]Late eclampsia [ / (%)]P valueAll cases [ / (%)]

Maternal death0/61 (0%)0/25 (0%)0/21 (0%)0/40 (0%)0/86 (0%)
Admission to ICU 5/51 (10%)3/24 (13%)>0.991/19 (5%)4/32 (13%)0.758/75 (10.7%)
Pulmonary edema3/61 (5%)1/24 (4%)>0.992/21 (10%)1/40 (3%)0.544/85 (4.7%)
Respiratory arrest5/59 (8%)1/25 (4%)0.841/21 (5%)4/34 (12%)0.826/84 (7.1%)
Intubation10/61 (16%)1/24 (4%)0.242/21 (10%)8/40 (20%)0.511/85 (12.9%)
Cardiac arrest1/61 (2%)0/25 (0%)>0.990/21 (0%)1/40 (3%)>0.991/86 (1.2%)
Coagulopathy0/61 (0%)1/25 (4%)0.580/21 (0%)0/40 (0%)1/86 (1.2%)
Cardiomyopathy0/61 (0%)0/25 (0%)0/21 (0%)0/40 (0%)0/86 (0%)
Postpartum hemorrhage2/61 (3%)0/25 (0%)>0.990/21 (0%)2/40 (5%)0.852/86 (2.3%)
Placental abruption 8/61 (13%)0/23 (0%)0.144/21 (19%)4/40 (10%)0.548/76 (9.5%)
HELLP syndrome5/61 (8%)0/24 (0%)0.365/21 (24%)0/40 (0%)0.0075/85 (5.9%)
Acute renal failure5/61 (8%)1/24 (4%)0.911/21 (5%)4/40 (10%)0.876/85 (7.1%)
Aspiration pneumonia2/61 (3%)0/24 (0%)>0.992/21 (10%)0/40 (0%)0.232/85 (2.4%)
Persistent neurologic deficits11/61 (18%)3/24 (13%)0.794/21 (19%)7/40 (18%)>0.9914/85 (16.5%)
Intracranial bleed1/61 (2%)0/24 (0%)>0.991/21 (5%)0/40 (0%)0.691/85 (1.2%)
Blood transfusion6/61 (10%)0/24 (0%)0.253/21 (14%)3/40 (8%)0.676/85 (7.1%)
Cases with recurrent seizures18/56 (32%)8/24 (33%)0.9176/19 (32%)12/37 (32%)0.99326/80 (33%)
Cases that seized while on Mg12/56 (21%)3/24 (13%)0.5331/19 (5%)11/37 (30%)0.06415/80 (19%)

ICU: intensive care unit; Mg: magnesium sulfate for seizure prophylaxis; HELLP: hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet syndrome.
* : total of cases in which information about the characteristic being studied is available; : number of cases with the characteristic being studied.
Unable to obtain.