Disseminated intravascular coagulation

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    This chapter covers the diagnosis and treatment of disseminated intravascular coagulation. Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) may be found in patients with a variety of disease states. DIC can present with a spectrum of findings ranging from asymptomatic abnormal laboratory findings to florid bleeding or thrombosis. DIC is always a consequence of another pathologic process and represents the final common pathway of coagulation dysregulation.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationHemostasis and Thrombosis, Third Edition
    PublisherSpringer International Publishing
    Number of pages4
    ISBN (Electronic)9783319093123
    ISBN (Print)9783319093116
    StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)


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