Obstetric haematology - Clinic 42


We care for women with non-cancerous blood disorders in pregnancy including anaemia, low platelet counts, bleeding disorders, thrombotic disorders, neonatal alloiummune thrombocytopenia, antiphospholipid syndrome, antenatal management of haemolytic disease of the foetus and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.

It is staffed by a consultant haematologist and obstetrician. Patients with red cell disorders are also cared for in medical haematology clinics (e.g. thalassaemia or sickle cell anaemia) and patients with malignant disorders such as leukaemia/lymphoma are cared for in the haemato-oncology services.