Menorrhagia and minor bleeding symptoms in women on oral anticoagulation

@article{Sjlander2006MenorrhagiaAM,
  title={Menorrhagia and minor bleeding symptoms in women on oral anticoagulation},
  author={Anders Sj{\"a}lander and Britt Friberg and Peter Svensson and Lennart Stigendal and Stefan Lethagen},
  journal={Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis},
  year={2006},
  volume={24},
  pages={39-41}
}
Oral anticoagulation (OA) is a common treatment with a known risk of fatal or major bleeding, but also minor bleeding symptoms and menorrhagia can cause substantial discomfort and necessitate medical or surgical interventions. The extent of these side effects is however not previously reported. The objective of this study is to assess the frequency of minor bleeding symptoms and menorrhagia attributed to OA treatment. Ninety fertile women between 15 and 49 years-of-age on OA treatment completed… CONTINUE READING

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