Table 1: Maternal, fetal and placental data.

Group A (Severe hypertension)Group B (Mild hypertension)

Maternal age (years)
Gestational age at recruitment (weeks) **
Weight gained (kgr) *****
Nulliparous76.36%****60%
Proteinuria > 300 mgr/24 h80%*65.45%
Proteinuria > 2 gr/24 h38.18%*12.72%
Gestational age at delivery (weeks) *
Fetal birth weight (gr) ***
Placental weight (gr) ***
Fetal/Placental weight ratios ******
Preterm deliveries67.27%*38.18%
Male/female ratio1.411.02

Mean ± s.d. * , ** , *** , **** , ***** , ****** .