Fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]Fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia is considered to be one of the rarest known diseases, occurring in 1 in 800 live births.

The disease occurs in the fetus or new-born baby when the mother’s antibodies attack and destroy the baby’s platelets. Bleeding episodes affecting the brain are a significant risk, occurring in 20 percent of reported deaths.[/vc_column_text][cta subtitle=”Read more about this subject ” button1_title=”Discover more” button1_url=”http://fmrglobalhealth.com/frame/thrombocytopenia.html” buttons_target=”_blank” style=”centered”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3958″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row]