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Pregnancy complicated with May-Hegglin anomaly

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K. Guruparan,

University of Jaffna, LK
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine
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T. Sooriyakumar,

Teaching Hospital, Jaffna, LK
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Department of Haematology
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K. Muhunthan

University of Jaffna, LK
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine
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Abstract

The May-Hegglin Anomaly (MHA) is a rare autosomal dominant giant platelet disorder characterized by abnormally large platelets with defective leucocytes and thrombocytopenia with varying degrees of bleeding manifestation. Here we report successful pregnancy outcome in a primigravida with MHA. (Preterm Pre-labour Rupture of Membranes) PPROM mother, with abnormalities of the extremities due to ABS is discussed.
How to Cite: Guruparan, K., Sooriyakumar, T. and Muhunthan, K., 2021. Pregnancy complicated with May-Hegglin anomaly. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 43(2), pp.117–119. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljog.v43i2.7988
Published on 05 Jul 2021.
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