[Cavernous hemangioma and disseminated intravascular coagulation (Kasabach-Merritt syndrome) in a newborn infant with a large ventricular septal defect].

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In a 3170 g newborn with a large cavernous hemangioma at the left thigh, heart failure was evident. Echo- and angiographically a large perimembranous ventricular septal defect was found. An important a-v shunt within the hemangioma could be excluded by hemodynamic investigation and selective arteriographic examination of the vascular tumor. Thrombocytopenia… (More)

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@article{Paul1986CavernousHA, title={[Cavernous hemangioma and disseminated intravascular coagulation (Kasabach-Merritt syndrome) in a newborn infant with a large ventricular septal defect].}, author={T. Paul and Eckhardt Trowitzsch and Michael Barthels and Hans Carlo Kallfelz}, journal={Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde : Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Kinderheilkunde}, year={1986}, volume={134 11}, pages={815-8} }