[HELLP syndrome--severe complication during pregnancy].


HELLP syndrome (hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets) is a severe microcirculatory disturbance during pregnancy, associated with pre-eclampsia, but it may occur also without it. In HELLP maternal morbidity and mortality have increased. Typical complications include coagulation disorder, acute respiratory failure, acute renal failure, infections… (More)


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@article{Ahonen2012HELLPSC, title={[HELLP syndrome--severe complication during pregnancy].}, author={Jouni Ahonen and Mika Nuutila}, journal={Duodecim; laaketieteellinen aikakauskirja}, year={2012}, volume={128 6}, pages={569-77} }