Thrombocytopenia in acute coronary syndromes: etiologies and proposed management.

Abstract

Thrombocytopenia in acute coronary syndromes (ACS) can arise from a variety of etiologies. Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists have improved clinical outcomes in ACS, however, profound thrombocytopenia can occur with use of these agents. We present a case of profound thrombocytopenia due to administration of a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cjca.2014.12.034

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