Skin reactions due to low molecular weight heparin in pregnancy: a strategic dilemma

A. E. M. Verdonkschot, W. L. E. Vasmel, S. Middeldorp, J. T. M. van der Schoot

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INTRODUCTION: Heparin-induced allergic reactions may cause problems if heparin administration is needed for thrombo-embolic disease in pregnancy. CASE REPORTS: We report two cases of hypersensitivity to low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) in pregnancy. DISCUSSION: Alternative methods and new antithrombotic agents are discussed
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)163-165
JournalArchives of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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