Successful multi-vessel percutaneous coronary intervention with bivalirudin in a patient with severe hemophilia A: a case report and review of literature.

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We describe a 64-year-old male with severe hemophilia A (factor VIII-dependent), acute myocardial infarction (MI) and congestive heart failure (CHF) who underwent successful multi-vessel percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The patient was administered factor VIII transfusion to maintain activity levels between 60-80%. Anticoagulation during the PCI… (More)

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@article{Arora2004SuccessfulMP, title={Successful multi-vessel percutaneous coronary intervention with bivalirudin in a patient with severe hemophilia A: a case report and review of literature.}, author={Umesh K Arora and Meeney Dhir and Guillermo B Cintron and Joel A. Strom}, journal={The Journal of invasive cardiology}, year={2004}, volume={16 6}, pages={330-2} }