[Loss of inhibitors of the blood coagulation system in protein-losing enteropathy (author's transl)].


The investigation of the haemostasis of a 11 6/12 years old boy with protein-losing enteropathy revealed signs of hypercoagulability of the coagulation system, due to a decreased plasma concentration of antithrombin III and alpha1-antitrypsin, that were lost with other proteins in great amounts into the intestinal tract. The loss of these two important… (More)