Pediatric thrombosis.

  title={Pediatric thrombosis.},
  author={Carolyn C Hoppe and Alison Matsunaga},
  journal={Pediatric clinics of North America},
  volume={49 6},
Although thrombosis is less frequent in children than in adults, it represents a significant source of morbidity and mortality. Multiple factors. both genetic and acquired. contribute to the development of thrombosis in chiidren. Thrombosis in a child warrants investigation of potential underlying prothrombotic conditions. The risk of thrombosis in children… CONTINUE READING