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Pulmonary artery thrombus in a premature neonate treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  24968902     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pulmonary artery thrombus is a rarely reported complication in premature neonates. The management of life-threatening thrombotic events in neonates is controversial, especially regarding the use of thrombolytics versus anticoagulation alone for treatment. We report a case of a premature neonate with symptomatic pulmonary artery thrombus treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator who survived without bleeding complications.
Authors:
S D DeMeo; A Sherwood; C D Hornik; R N Goldberg; C M Cotten; M Bidegain
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association     Volume:  34     ISSN:  1476-5543     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinatol     Publication Date:  2014 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-06-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501884     Medline TA:  J Perinatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  569-71     Citation Subset:  IM    
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