CitationKatz, Vern L.; Thorp, John M., Jr.; Rozas, Lynda; & Bowes, Watson A., Jr. (1990). The Natural History of Thrombocytopenia Associated with Preeclampsia. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 163(4 Pt. 1), 1142-1143.
AbstractSixty-one of 375 women with hypertension and preeclampsia in a 48-month period had thrombocytopenia. By postpartum day 3, 90% of these women had rising platelet counts, and by day 4, 59 of 61 women had counts greater than 100,000/mm3. The two exceptions had other pathologic conditions in addition to preeclampsia. Thrombocytopenia associated with preeclampsia should resolve by postpartum day 4.
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleAmerican Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Author(s)Katz, Vern L.
Thorp, John M., Jr.
Bowes, Watson A., Jr.