Features of DIC in dengue hemorrhagic fever.

  title={Features of DIC in dengue hemorrhagic fever.},
  author={Y Funahara and Sumarmo and R Wirawan},
  journal={Bibliotheca haematologica},
Collaborative studies on hemostasis in dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) patients by Indonesian and Japanese teams revealed that all DHF patients had manifestations of the acute type of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). Prolongations of activated partial thromboplastin time and prothrombin time and decreases of platelet counts, fibrinogen, prothrombin, factor VIII, plasminogen and antithrombin III activities were observed transiently during the acute stage of DHF. It was also found… CONTINUE READING

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