A case of heparin-induced thrombosis of the brachial artery with thrombocytopenia is described. With discontinuation of the heparin, the circulating platelet volumes returned to normal. The role of pre-existing arterial disease and sepsis in patients exhibiting this phenomenon is unresolved.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Hand Surgery|
|State||Published - 1979|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine