Thrombolysis with tissue-type plasminogen activator following cardiac surgery in children.

@article{AsanteKorang1992ThrombolysisWT,
  title={Thrombolysis with tissue-type plasminogen activator following cardiac surgery in children.},
  author={Alfred Asante-Korang and N. S. Sreeram and R. Mckay and Robert E. Arnold},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={
          317-22
        }
}
  • Alfred Asante-Korang, N. S. Sreeram, +1 author Robert E. Arnold
  • Published in
    International journal of…
    1992
  • Medicine
  • Three children with major intracardiac or vascular thrombosis following cardiac operations were treated with intravenous recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator. The first patient, aged 10 yr, developed a left atrial thrombus following replacement of the mitral valve with a Björk-Shiley prosthesis. The second patient, aged 16 months, had a right atrial thrombus following a modified Fontan procedure for tricuspid atresia. Both were successfully treated with a short course of intravenous… CONTINUE READING

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