High prevalence of activated protein C resistance due to factor V leiden mutation in cases of intrauterine fetal death.

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OBJECTIVE To test a possible association between activated protein C resistance and intrauterine fetal death. METHODS The activated protein C anticoagulant activity and factor V R506Q mutation were assessed in 14 nonpregnant women with a history of intrauterine fetal death and 14 healthy controls. RESULTS Four women in the study group were heterozygotes… (More)

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@article{Rothbart1999HighPO, title={High prevalence of activated protein C resistance due to factor V leiden mutation in cases of intrauterine fetal death.}, author={H J Rothbart and Gonen Ohel and J. Younis and Noami Lanir and Barbara Brenner}, journal={The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine}, year={1999}, volume={8 5}, pages={228-30} }