Keywords: Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
, diagnosis, treatment
She had already lost two baby boys because she has neo-natal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
- a condition where her antibodies attack platelets in the foetus's blood stopping it clotting.
Catherine and husband Ian, 27, had decided to give up on parenthood, but a TV documentary about the condition - neo-natal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
- changed their minds.
Catherine, 30, had already lost two baby boys in the womb because of the same condition called neo-natal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
Catherine had lost two boys in the womb because of her condition, neo-natal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
is one of the true success stories in maternal-fetal medicine, Dr.
For the Medicine prize, Al-Othaimeen said Berkowitz and Bussel of the Columbia Medical Center, New York, worked together for more than two decades to study the natural history, optimal diagnostic criteria and management of pregnant women having fetuses infected with Alloimmune thrombocytopenia
Herpes, Varicella, Neonatala Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia
, Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus/Neonate