HELLP syndrome: 8 years of experience from a tertiary referral center in western Turkey.

@article{Yildirim2012HELLPS8,
  title={HELLP syndrome: 8 years of experience from a tertiary referral center in western Turkey.},
  author={Gokhan Yildirim and Kemal Gungorduk and Ahmet Gul and Osman Aşıcıoğlu and Sinem Sudolmuş and Ozgu Celikkol Gungorduk and Yavuz Ceylan},
  journal={Hypertension in pregnancy},
  year={2012},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={316-26}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to determine the incidence, symptomatology, complications, mode of delivery, treatment modalities, and risk factors for maternal outcome and perinatal outcome in women with HELLP syndrome. METHODS A total of 303 pregnancies with hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count (HELLP) syndrome diagnosed antenatally were reviewed between 2002 and 2009. Demographic data, including age, parity, gestational age, and clinical and laboratory findings… CONTINUE READING