Spontaneous aortic thrombosis and embolization: antithrombin deficiency and the work-up of hypercoagulable states

Marcu, Constantin B.; Donohue, Thomas J.; Ghantous, Andre E.
October 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/25/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 9, p1027
Academic Journal
Discusses the case of a 24-year-old man with sudden onset of severe periumbilical and right costovertebral pain accompanied by nausea and vomiting. Medical history of the patient; Conditions and coagulation defects associated with thrombosis; Factors to consider in patients with suspected hypercoagulable disorder.


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