Preeclampsia: the role of tissue factor and tissue factor pathway inhibitor

Abstract

Preeclampsia (PE) is a multi-system disorder of human pregnancy, whose etiology remains poorly understood. Preeclamptic women are known to have an increased hypercoagulable state that result in excess fibrin deposition in several organs, which compromises their function. Tissue factor (TF) is the main physiological initiator of blood coagulation and its… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11239-012-0708-8

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