MICHIGAN MEDICINE – UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – For men and women affected with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), blood thinners are the main treatment option.

“Unfortunately, treatment with blood thinners does not prevent all cases of blood clotting in APS,” says Jason Knight, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor of rheumatology at Michigan Medicine. APS is an autoimmune condition characterized by blood clots in both genders and pregnancy loss in women.

 

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