bleeding diathesis


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bleeding diathesis

a predisposition to abnormal blood clotting.

bleeding diathesis

An increased susceptibility to bleeding due to a coagulation defect, which can be genetic (e.g., Haemophilia, Glanzmann disease, von Willebrand disease) or acquired (e.g., scurvy, vitamin-K deficiency, leukaemia).
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Bleeding diathesis and gastroduodenal ulcers in inherited cytosolic phospholipase-A2 alpha deficiency.
Patients with bleeding diathesis, road traffic accidents and with having confounding variables were excluded.
Patients diagnosed with a bleeding diathesis should ideally be referred to a tertiary healthcare facility such as a haemophilia centre for management and follow-up.
Tracy et al (27) described a family with a severe bleeding diathesis despite normal coagulation studies, other than a mild decrease in plasma FV activity.
The family history of tuberculosis, bleeding diathesis, and thyroid disorder was noted.
He also mentioned about absolute and relative contraindications to Aspirin therapy like hypersensitivity to Aspirin, bleeding diathesis, active peptic ulcer and pregnant women after 36 weeks of pregnancy.
In the first cohort of 8 cases who were promptly brought to our tertiary care hospital, two cases developed fulminant liver failure and bleeding diathesis and expired.
Methods: The patients who only underwent coronary artery bypass surgery for the first time in the past three years and did not have any bleeding diathesis were retrospectively analyzed from the cardiac surgery database of CPEIC Multan.
The present purchase is made as part of the health program of the Minister of Health under the name "National Programme for Treatment of Hemophilia and Related bleeding diathesis for the years 2012-2018.
Thrombocytopenia is an important contributory factor in the pathogenesis of bleeding diathesis in leptospirosis which is the leading cause of death in this disease.