[Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting].

Abstract

We report herein a case of a patient who suffered heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) after on-pump coronary bypass grafting (CABG). A 62-year-old woman had received coronary angiography with heparin 4 months before CABG. She had been given heparin for 7 days before CABG, and underwent the operation under cardiopulmonary bypass uneventfully. She… (More)

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@article{Kigawa2010HeparininducedTA, title={[Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting].}, author={Ikutaro Kigawa and Yusuke Okamura and Sachito Fukuda and Takeshi Miyairi}, journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery}, year={2010}, volume={63 6}, pages={442-5} }