The former Byker Grove and Waterloo Road star was told she had antiphospholipid syndrome 22 weeks into her second pregnancy.
What does APLS stand for?
APLS stands for Antiphospholipid Syndrome
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- Association for Protection of Landowners' Rights (Tbilisi, Georgia)
- Australian Product Liability Reporter (legal newsletter)
- Anti-Personnel Landmine Replacement Alternatives
- Acquisition Position List Review Board
- Automotive Product Liability Resource Center
- Agricultural Peak Load Reduction Program
- A Poil La Strasse (Saint-Cyr, French Military College)
- Advanced Paediatric Life Support (children's health)
- Alabama Public Library Service
- American Psychology-Law Society (American Psychological Association Division 41)
- Arlington Public Library System (Texas)
- Articulating Patient Loading System
- Association des Proprietaires du Lac Simon (French: Owners' Association of Lake Simon; Lake Simon, Canada)
- Association for Politics and the Life Sciences
- Automated Postal Locator System
- Avery Point Lighthouse Society (formed in February 2000)
- American Polish Lowland Sheepdog Club
- A Programming Language with Shared Files
- A Programming Language with Shared Variables
- Army Provider Level Satisfaction Survey (US Army)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Experts finally diagnosed her condition - antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) - and told her that the "old wives' tale" about aspirin had actually worked.
Women with recurrent spontaneous abortions in the setting of antiphospholipid syndrome have a 15-fold greater risk of thrombotic events over the long term, compared with women who have had multiple miscarriages but who don't have the syndrome.
Abstract Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by recurrent thrombosis and fetal mortality.
The findings by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers available online and in a future issue of The Journal of Clinical Investigation, offer new clues into the mechanisms underlying antiphospholipid syndrome (APS).
SLE patients with antiphospholipid syndrome have a high rate of thrombotic events that don't track with SLE disease activity.
The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)  is an autoimmune disease defined by the presence of thromboembolic complications (TEC) and/or pregnancy morbidity, in the presence of persistently increased titers of antiphospholipid antibodies (APAs).