What is gestational thrombocytopenia?

Updated: Nov 30, 2019
  • Author: Perumal Thiagarajan, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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This form of thrombocytopenia is defined as mild thrombocytopenia in an otherwise healthy pregnancy. How this can be distinguished from a mild form of ITP is not clear.

This disorder does not result in neonatal thrombocytopenia.

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