Severe bleeding secondary to misuse of fondaparinux: a case report

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains a great challenge because of its frequency and of its potential severity. However, VTE treatment can also lead to iatrogenic complications. We report a case of thigh haematoma by a 83-year-old woman under fondaparinux for a solear thrombosis. Then we discuss the indications of Unfractionated Heparin (UFH), Low-Molecular… CONTINUE READING