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A 34-year-old member asked:

If this condition is a version of thrombophilia. will waiting between pregnancies be helpful?

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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 see a hematologist before becoming pregnant, especially if have history of loss during pregnancy.
Dr. Liza Kunz
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 22 years experience
Thrombophilia: Thrombophilia can have risks for mother and pregnancy outcome. You should meet with either a hematologist or a high risk pregnancy specialist (perinatologist) to discuss your risks and outline a plan for management of your next pregnancy before you are pregnant.
Last updated May 17, 2013

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