Neonatal antiphospholipid syndrome

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Neonatal antiphospholipid syndrome

Synonyms: Neonatal Hughes syndrome | Neonatal antiphospholipid antibody syndrome

Neonatal antiphospholipid syndrome is a rare secondary neonatal autoimmune disease characterized by single or recurrent episodes of venous arterial or mixed thrombosis in a neonate whose mother does not have antiphospholipid syndrome manifestations. Patients present positive antiphospholipid antibodies and may have additional abnormalities associated (e.g. cardiac valve disease livedo reticularis thrombocytopenia nephropathy neurological manifestations).

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