Diagnosis and treatment of intracardiac thrombosis during orthotopic liver transplantation.

@article{Planinsic2004DiagnosisAT,
  title={Diagnosis and treatment of intracardiac thrombosis during orthotopic liver transplantation.},
  author={Raymond M Planinsic and Ramona Nicolau-Raducu and Bijan Eghtesad and Amadeo Marcos},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2004},
  volume={99 2},
  pages={353-6, table of contents}
}
Intracardiac thrombus formation during orthotopic liver transplantation can be a catastrophic event leading to death. Most often this devastating complication occurs after reperfusion and may be related to massive blood transfusion, marginal liver grafts, tendencies towards hypercoagulability, or the potential role of antifibrinolytics. We report a case of… CONTINUE READING