What is the treatment for women with HELLP syndrome?

Updated: Jun 12, 2018
  • Author: Michael P Carson, MD; Chief Editor: Edward H Springel, MD, FACOG  more...
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Patients who are diagnosed with HELLP syndrome are typically delivered after corticosteroids have been completed for fetal benefit. Occasionally, the patient may be too unstable to wait for the full benefit of steroids, and immediate delivery should be considered.


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