Role of Platelet count as important prognostic marker in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension

@article{Sameer2014RoleOP,
  title={Role of Platelet count as important prognostic marker in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension},
  author={Dr. M. A. Sameer and Dr.D.P. Meshram and Dr.S.A. Deshpande and Dr.D. Sadhu and S Dr.Pandit},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={13},
  pages={39-43}
}
Introduction: Pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) includes gestational hypertension, pre eclampsia and eclampsia. It occurs in approximately 11-29% pregnancies in indian population. Amongst all the parameters platelet count is the most simple and cost effective method for prediction of PIH, way before the appearance of derangements in PT, APTT and TT values . The study soughts the importance of platelet count as the most consistent and reliable method in early detection of PIH cases. Materials… Expand
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