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Predictors of Long-Term Recurrent Vascular Events After Ischemic Stroke at Young Age: The Italian Project on Stroke in Young Adults
Background— Data on long-term risk and predictors of recurrent thrombotic events after ischemic stroke at a young age are limited. Methods and Results— We followed 1867 patients with first-everExpand
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Screening for Coagulopathy and Identification of Children With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia at a Higher Risk of Symptomatic Venous Thrombosis: An AIEOP Experience
Introduction: Venous thromboembolic events (VTEs) are frequent complications of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treatment. The aim of the study was to evaluate the rate of symptomaticExpand
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Recommendations for the use of long-term central venous catheter (CVC) in children with hemato-oncological disorders: management of CVC-related occlusion and CVC-related thrombosis. On behalf of the
Central venous catheters (CVC), used for the management of children with hemato-oncological disorders, are burdened by a significant incidence of mechanical, infective, or thrombotic complications.Expand
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Congenital intrapericardial aneurysm of the left atrial appendage.
Congenital aneurysmal dilatation of the left atrial appendage is a rare but correctable lesion. It represents a diagnostic dilemma in patients with cardiomegaly and is commonly associated withExpand
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Paediatric arterial ischaemic stroke and cerebral sinovenous thrombosis. First report from the Italian Registry of Pediatric Thrombosis (R. I. T. I., Registro Italiano Trombosi Infantili).
Data from large case series of children with cerebral thrombotic events are pivotal to improve prevention, early recognition and treatment of these conditions. The Italian Registry of PediatricExpand
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Venous thrombosis in children: an emerging issue
More and more cases of venous thrombosis are diagnosed in children thanks to newer imaging modalities. Central venous catheters have become commonplace in the care of critically ill children and haveExpand
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Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a pediatric patient with thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome and 1q21.1 deletion: case report and proposal of a rapid molecular diagnosis of 1q21.1 deletion
We describe a child with thrombocytopenia-absent radius (TAR) syndrome in whom a refractory Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) developed at 9 years. Recently, it has been demonstrated, in a largeExpand
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[Late post-traumatic diaphragmatic hernia: unusual cause of colonic occlusion].
Traumatic diaphragmatic rupture is not an uncommon problem, particularly in the last few years because of the increasing number of road accidents, improved diagnostic techniques and resuscitationExpand
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Successful treatment with Protein C of febrile neutropenia in pediatric patients during cancer therapy
Febrile Neutropenia (FN) is a complication of chemotherapy in childhood cancer and at the same time secondary deficit of Protein C (PC) is often present during sepsis in children with cancer. In thisExpand
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Supplementation of fibrinogen concentrate in children with severe acquired hypofibrinogenaemia during chemotherapy for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: our experience.
Dear Sir, Bleeding and thrombosis are not infrequent problems in children receiving treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL); these serious complications are associated with theExpand
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