Thromboembolic complications of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.


Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is an adverse effect of heparin therapy which can be responsible for thrombotic events with embolic consequences. Although ischemic stroke is a well known consequence of HIT, few cases of cerebral ischemia of arterial origin have been reported so far. A 38-year-old man was admitted because of acute multiple ischemic… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MBC.0b013e3283502989



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