Therapy in Pregnancy

  • Yuji YamadaEmail author
  • Yoshitaka Miyakawa


Glucocorticoids and intravenous immunoglobulins are widely accepted and recommended in guidelines for the treatment in pregnancy. On the other hand, the safety profile of the other options during pregnancy is not well known. Since ITP affects not only pregnant women but also neonates, the effective communication among hematologists, obstetricians, and pediatricians should be established for efficient management.


Pregnant Woman Inflammatory Bowel Disease Platelet Count Laparoscopic Splenectomy Starting Dose 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MedicineMount Sinai Beth IsraelNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of General Internal MedicineCenter for Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Saitama Medical UniversitySaitamaJapan

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