Successful pregnancy outcome in women with bad obstetric history and recurrent fetal loss due to thrombophilia: effect of unfractionated heparin and low-molecular weight heparin.

@article{Ghosh2008SuccessfulPO,
  title={Successful pregnancy outcome in women with bad obstetric history and recurrent fetal loss due to thrombophilia: effect of unfractionated heparin and low-molecular weight heparin.},
  author={Kanjaksha Ghosh and Shrimati Shetty and Sonal Vora and Vinita Salvi},
  journal={Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={174-9}
}
Acquired and inherited thrombophilias are known to be associated with unfavorable pregnancy outcome including recurrent fetal loss. There are differences of opinion whether these patients need to be treated with aspirin, unfractionated heparin, low-molecular weight heparin, corticosteroids, or intravenous immunoglobulins. In all, 25 consecutive patients with a history of fetal loss and 7 patients who presented in early pregnancy with deep-vein thrombosis were treated, and their pregnancy… CONTINUE READING