Heparin-induced thromboembolism: A case report

J. Russell Moore, Andrew J. Weiland

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)382-385
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1979

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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