Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) is associated with both venous and arterial thromboses. In pregnancy, APS accounts for 14% of thromboembolic events. Diagnostic criteria include thrombosis or obstetrical comications with at least one laboratory abnormality. Despite prophylaxis, there is still a 5% risk for thromboembolism during pregnancy .
KeywordsAPAS APS Antiphospholipid Thrombosis DVT
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