Novastan anticoagulation during renal stent implant in a patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.

We describe a case of a 70-year-old male who underwent coronary artery bypass surgery which was complicated by multiple thrombotic events associated with HIT. The thrombotic events were treated with intravenous argatroban (Novastan). During the hospitalization the patient was found to require percutaneous bilateral renal artery revascularization for acute… CONTINUE READING