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Disease Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal Alloimmune

Name Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal Alloimmune
Synonyms Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal | Alloimmune Thrombocytopenias, Neonatal | Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia | Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenias | Neonatal Thrombocytopenia | Neonatal Thrombocytopenias | Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal | Thrombocytopenias, Neonatal | Thrombocytopenias, Neonatal Alloimmune
Definition A condition in newborns caused by immunity of the mother to PLATELET ALLOANTIGENS on the fetal platelets. The PLATELETS, coated with maternal ANTIBODIES, are destroyed and removed by the fetal MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM. Affected infants may have INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES.
Categories Blood disease | Infant-newborn disease
MeSH® ID D054098

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1. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blood Platelet Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thrombocytopenia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal Alloimmune Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infant, Newborn, Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thrombocytopenia, Neonatal Alloimmune Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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