Recurrent Miscarriage Thrombotic Profile
Recurrent Miscarriage Thrombotic Profile is a batch of blood tests looking for thrombotic risk factors in women who have had a miscarriage or recurrent miscarriage. Treatment with heparin (Clexane, Tinzaparin, Enoxaparin), Aspirin or Folic Acid may improve the outcome in a subsequent pregnancy.
Female : 2 Purple, 4 Gold, 3 Blue, 1 Green Vacutainer
The profile includes:
1) Lupus Anticoagulant and Anticardiolipin Antibodies (APLS or antiphospholipid antibody syndrome) – please note that both will need to be repeated 6 or more weeks later
2) Extended thrombophilia screen to include MTHFR, Factor V Leiden, Prothrombin 2 Mutation, Protein C, Protein S, Antithrombin III.