Jean M Connors, Author at Rheumatology Advisor

Jean M Connors

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Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy

Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy What every physician needs to know: Thrombocytopenia can be seen in 5 to 10% of all pregnancies. There is an expected physiologic drop in the platelet count during pregnancy so that a platelet count below the lower limit of normal is usually not concerning until the platelet count reaches 100,000 to 115,00/ul.…

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