Hereditary spherocytosis with pregnancy — a case report

Case Report
  • 43 Downloads

Key words

hereditary spherocytosis massive splenomegaly pregnancy laparoscopic splenectomy 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Bolton-Maggs PH, Stevens RF, Dodd NJ et al. Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hereditary spherocytosis. Br J Haematol 2004;126:455–474.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Moore A, Sherman MM, Strongin MJ. Hereditary spherocytosis with hemolytic crisis during pregnancy. Treatment by Splenectomy. Obstet Gynecol 1976;47:19S–21S.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Maberry MC, Mason RA, Cunningham FG et al. Pregnancy complicated by hereditary spherocytosis. Obstet Gynecol 1992;79:735–738.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Pajor A, Lehoczky D, Szakács Z. Pregnancy and hereditary spherocytosis. Report of 8 patients and a review. Arch Gynecol Obstet 1993;253:37–42.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Allran CF Jr, Weiss CA 3rd, Park AE. Urgent laparoscopic splenectomy in a morbidly obese pregnant woman: case report and literature review. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2002;12:445–447.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyIndraprastha Apollo HospitalsNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Dept of Obstetrics and GynaecologyIndraprastha Apollo HospitalsSarita Vihar, New DelhiIndia

Personalised recommendations