Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy increase the risk of developing neovascular age-related macular degeneration in later life.

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy increase the risk of developing neovascular age-related macular degeneration in later life. Hypertens Pregnancy. 2019 Apr 12;:1-8 Authors: Curtin K, Theilen LH, Fraser A, Smith KR, Varner MW, Hageman GS Abstract BACKGROUND: Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) and short-term adverse outcomes have long been recognized; however, survivors remain at risk of long-term complications. We investigated whether HDP is associated with the development of choroidal neovascular age-related macular degeneration (CNV AMD). METHODS: We identified 31,454 women who experienced HDP based on Utah birth certificates and 62,908 unexposed women matched 2:1 to the exposed. Risk of CNV AMD was estimated using Cox models. FINDINGS: Women with HDP exhibited an 80% higher risk for early CNV AMD (age
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