Look for alternative cause for thrombocytopenia if platelet count is less than one lakh during pregnancy


eMediNexus    05 July 2018

As per a study published July 5, 2018 in the New England Journal of Medicine, the mean platelet counts decreased during pregnancy in all the women, beginning in the first trimester. But, a cause other than pregnancy or its complications should be considered in women who have a platelet count of less than 100,000 per cubic millimeter.

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