ASSOCIATION OF URIC ACID WITH PREECLAMPSIA
Objective: Objective of this study is to associate the elevated level of uric acid with preeclampsia.
Methods: this was cross sectional analytical study conducted in Gynae/obs department of Hayatabad Medical Complex
Peshawar, during June 2015 to December 2015. A total of 200 pregnant (100 pre-eclamptic 100 normotensive)
pregnant women of the same gestational age and parity included in the study. A 5mL of venous blood was processed
for determination of uric acid. Uric acid levels were measured by uricase enzyme based calorimetric method. Student