A 20-year-old female asked:

20y o woman, have thrombophilia factor vii (7) heterozygote gene mutation, i have had 7week miscarriage, is thromb. the cause? i am very healthy

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
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 followed by a high risk doctor for future.Goodluck
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