[Factor VIII activity in patients with central retinal vein occlusion in comparison to patients with a history of pelvic and lower limb venous thrombosis and a healthy control group].

@article{Faude2004FactorVA,
  title={[Factor VIII activity in patients with central retinal vein occlusion in comparison to patients with a history of pelvic and lower limb venous thrombosis and a healthy control group].},
  author={Frank Faude and Susanne Faude and Annelie Siegemund and Peter Wiedemann},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={2004},
  volume={221 10},
  pages={862-6}
}
BACKGROUND High factor VIII activity levels increase the risk of venous thromboembolism. This study was carried out to investigate the association between factor VIII activity and central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) in comparison to patients with a history of venous thrombosis and a healthy control group. PATIENTS AND METHODS We examined the factor VIII activity in 62 patients with CRVO, 67 patients with venous thrombosis and 107 healthy individuals. The study measure employed for factor… CONTINUE READING

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