[Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) after artificial valve replacement: especially tricuspid regurgitation].

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To investigate disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) after valve replacement, we studied DIC score in 80 patients with combined cardiac valvular disease. Thirty-three patients with (TR group) and 47 patients without (control group) tricuspid regurgitation were compared. 1) TR group, that included patients with severe cases, showed a significantly… (More)

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@article{Satokawa1990DisseminatedIC, title={[Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) after artificial valve replacement: especially tricuspid regurgitation].}, author={Hideo Satokawa and Fumio Iwaya and Takahiro Igari and T. Abe and K. Hagiwara and Mika Tanji and M. Watanabe and H. Midorikawa and Y. Sato and Sadao Takase}, journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery}, year={1990}, volume={43 4}, pages={271-5} }