Jennifer Donnelly

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Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy

Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy 1. What every clinician should know Thrombocytopenia, defined as a platelet count less than 150 x 109/L, is second only to anemia as the most common hematologic abnormality encountered during pregnancy,occurring in 7% to 10% of pregnancies. Platelet counts less than 100 x109/L are observed in only 1% of pregnant women, which…

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