Thrombotic complications in patients with hereditary bleeding disorders.

@article{Franchini2004ThromboticCI,
  title={Thrombotic complications in patients with hereditary bleeding disorders.},
  author={Massimo Franchini},
  journal={Thrombosis and haemostasis},
  year={2004},
  volume={92 2},
  pages={298-304}
}
Thromboses in patients with hereditary bleeding disorders are uncommon. However, in some cases, the co-existence of prothrombotic risk factors may increase the likelihood of developing thrombotic complications in such patients. This review summarizes the cases of thrombosis reported in the literature and analyzes the most important risk factors for thrombosis in patients with a congenital bleeding tendency. In particular we focus on central venous catheter (CVC)-associated thrombosis, on the… CONTINUE READING