[Selected blood coagulation problems in newborn infants].

Abstract

The paper deals with specific features of the neonatal coagulation system. The plasma concentration of the majority of coagulation factors is lower in neonates than in adults, whereby near-adult values are achieved for most components by 6 months of life. Bleeding episodes in haemophilic newborns are rare but may be of a profound nature, thus a proper… (More)

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@article{Gallistl2002SelectedBC, title={[Selected blood coagulation problems in newborn infants].}, author={Siegfried Gallistl}, journal={Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift}, year={2002}, volume={152 1-2}, pages={23-6} }