BRa (HPA-5b) incompatibility may cause thrombocytopenia in neonates of mothers with immune thrombocytopenic purpura Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cytokines
  • Fetus
  • Immunity, Cellular
  • Obstetric Labor, Premature
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious

abstract

  • Platelet alloimmunization with anti-Br(a) can cause neonatal thrombocytopenia in infants of mothers with ITP. Platelet antibody testing in the pregnant women with ITP is recommended.

publication date

  • May 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00043426-199805000-00004

PubMed ID

  • 9628430

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 202

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 20

number

  • 3