Feb 3, 2005

Management of severe thrombopenia in pregnancies and labor. Report of 14 cases and review of the literature

La Tunisie médicale
Anis ChakerAïcha Hafsia

Abstract

Thrombocytopenia occured in 14 of 5557 pregnant women (0.25%) in our hospital over 4-year interval. The patients with thrombocytopenia could be devided into two groups: healthy women: 2 patients (14.28%). hypertensive patients and patients with immune thrombocytopenia: 12 patients (85.72%). Cesarian section rate for delivery was 35.7%. Six foetal loss were observed. Foetal morbidity is represented by prematurity and low weight at delivery (3 cases) and in one case cerebral bleeding was observed.

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Morbidity Aspects
Thrombocytopenia
Pregnancy Complications, Hematologic
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Thrombocytopenia due to Platelet Alloimmunization
Obstetric Labor Complications

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