Factor V Leiden, protein C, and lipoprotein (a) in catheter-related thrombosis in childhood: a prospective study.

@article{NowakGttl1997FactorVL,
  title={Factor V Leiden, protein C, and lipoprotein (a) in catheter-related thrombosis in childhood: a prospective study.},
  author={Ulrike Nowak-G{\"o}ttl and Angelika Duebbers and Deniz Kececioglu and H. G. Koch and Stefan Kotthoff and Jochen Runde and Heinrich Vielhaber},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1997},
  volume={131 4},
  pages={608-12}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the association between catheter-related thromboses and hereditary causes of thrombophilia, including the factor V Leiden mutation, deficiencies of protein C or protein S, or increased lipoprotein (a). STUDY DESIGN To evaluate the incidence of genetic risk factors for familial thrombophilia in catheter-related thrombosis, 163… CONTINUE READING