Sepsis and Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Abstract

Sepsis almost invariably leads to hemostatic abnormalities, ranging from insignificant laboratory changes to severe disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). There is compelling evidence from clinical and experimental studies that DIC is involved in the pathogenesis of microvascular dysfunction and contributes to organ failure. In addition, the massive… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/B:THRO.0000014592.27892.11

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