At least one of the following clinical criteria:
Primary thromboprophylaxis: Low-dose aspirin is indicated in asymptomatic carriers of APAs with SLE and in pregnancy. It may be considered in other asymptomatic carriers....
Standard guidelines for monitoring to maintain INR at goal with warfarin therapy
Close monitoring is required during pregnancy.
Bramham K, Thomas M, Nelson-Piercy C, et al. First-trimester low-dose prednisolone in refractory antiphospholipid antibody-related pregnancy loss. Blood. 2011;117(25):6948–695...
D68.61 Antiphospholipid syndrome
D68.69 Other thrombophilia
D68.62 Lupus anticoagulant syndrome
289.81 Primary hypercoagulable state
289.82 Secondary hypercoagulable state
APS can be either primary, secondary, or present as a severe microvascular disease known as CAPS.
Both clinical and laboratory criteria are required for diagnosis. The latter must be co...
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