How bad is it to have Von Willebrands and a platlete disorder while delivering a baby?

How bad is it to have Von Willebrands and a platlete disorder while delivering a baby?

I have Vonwillebrands so does my daughter who is pregnant but she also has a platelet disorder on top of the Von Willebrand's when I was pregnant my doctor said the Von Willebrand's gets better when you're pregnant but when my sister had both her babies she also has a platelet disorder on top of the von Willebrand's she almost died from bleeding I was told von Willebrand's and platelet disorder during pregnancy makes it worse… read more

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member said:

I don’t have a platelet disorder, but I do have Von Willebrands and bleeding time test are now done via a regular blood draw you don’t have to do the timed test with the cuts on your arms anymore. And yes normally Von Willebrands get better during pregnancy, however not always mine did not. I would contact your hematologist for follow up.

posted over 1 year ago
A MyHemophiliaTeam Member said:

Thank you!

posted over 1 year ago
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