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Cause of thrombophilia

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marek Bozdech
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 50 years experience
Unknown: I am not aware of any data to answer your question. Women with thrombophila usually have normal pregnancies.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
General Surgery 40 years experience
Repeat US: AT 7 weeks of gestation, the fetus is approximately a quarter of an inch in length, about the size of a pea. On US, several structures can be seen an... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes : Patients with these problems tend to have recurrent miscarriages which can bee prevented by Aspirin or anticoagulant ,Heprin therapy.You need to be fo... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Vitamin k counteracts the effects of Coumadin (warfarin) but does not cause blood clots.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Presant
Phlebology 42 years experience
Thrombophilia genes: Thrombophilia you refer to is the inheirited type of tendency to form blood clotting. This is due to certain gene defects affecting clotting factor le... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Not incompatible: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that.... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Clark
Surgery - Vascular 37 years experience
Pregnancy risk: There are several different types of thrombophilia which are associated with early loss of pregnancy. Some can be managed with blood thinners. Best to... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ricotta
Vascular Surgery 49 years experience
Possible with help: Thrombophilia makes carrying a pregnancy difficult because of clotting off of the blood vessels in the placenta. Successful pregnancy is possible with... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
OTC supplements: This 42 billion dollar a year industry promotes sales of numerous medically worthless and potentially dangerous products which are wholly unregulated ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marwan Akasheh
Hematology and Oncology 40 years experience
High prolactin: High prolactin level is caused by drugs , and pituitary adenoma and hypothyroidism.
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