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HELLP Syndrome

  • P. K. Shah
  • Mayoor Daigavane
  • Natasha DSouza
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Abstract

The HELLP syndrome is a serious complication in pregnancy characterized by haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count occurring in 0.5–0.9 % of all pregnancies and in 10–20 % of cases with severe preeclampsia.

Keywords

Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Elevated Liver Enzyme Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome HELLP Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Seth G. S. M. C. and K. E. M. HospitalMumbaiIndia

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