Tuberculosis and Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis in a Paediatric Case.

Abstract

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) may be associated with tuberculosis infection. DVT in tuberculosis (TB) is implicated to the release of inflammatory cytokines, decrease synthesis of anti-coagulant proteins and increased fibrinogen levels. Drugs may also predispose to the hyper-coaguability. DVT may correlate with the severity of mycobacterium infection. We… (More)
DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/11809.6078

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@article{Sangani2015TuberculosisAA, title={Tuberculosis and Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis in a Paediatric Case.}, author={Jayesh Sangani and Satarupa Mukherjee and Soumyadeep Biswas and Tarun Chaudhuri and Gautam Kumar Ghosh}, journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR}, year={2015}, volume={9 6}, pages={SD01-2} }