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Segmental hepatic vein thrombosis associated with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia II.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10664167     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the case of a 55-year-old man who developed heparin-induced thrombocytopenia II after a vertebral fracture. Autopsy revealed segmental hepatic vein thrombosis of the right lobe with subacute congestion and an activation of hepatic stellate cells. This case shows that heparin-induced thrombocytopenia II is a possible cause of the Budd-Chiari syndrome.
Authors:
I Theuerkauf; L Lickfett; U Harbrecht; C Pohl; H Fischer; U Pfeifer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology     Volume:  436     ISSN:  0945-6317     ISO Abbreviation:  Virchows Arch.     Publication Date:  2000 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-02-24     Completed Date:  2000-02-24     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9423843     Medline TA:  Virchows Arch     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  88-91     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, University of Bonn, Post Box 2120, D-53011 Bonn, Germany. theuerk@mailer.meb.uni-bonn.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anticoagulants / adverse effects*
Biological Markers / analysis
Budd-Chiari Syndrome / etiology*,  pathology
Heparin / adverse effects*
Hepatic Veins / pathology
Humans
Immunohistochemistry
Liver / blood supply,  chemistry,  drug effects,  pathology*
Male
Middle Aged
Thrombocytopenia / chemically induced*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticoagulants; 0/Biological Markers; 9005-49-6/Heparin

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