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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 7286
Country Lebanon
Received
2013-11-12 15:20
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2014-02-20 20:02
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2014-03-20 19:24
ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Category Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Homozygous factor Ⅴ Leiden mutation in type Ⅳ Ehlers-Danlos patient
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Marwan Refaat, Mostafa Hotait and Brion Winston
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Marwan Refaat, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS, FASE, FESC, FACP, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, American University Medical Center, Cairo St, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon. mr48@aub.edu.lb
Key Words Ehlers-Danlos syndrome; Factor V Leiden; Platelets; Coagulopathy
Core Tip Hemostatic abnormalities that have already been described in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome patients include platelet abnormalities (release defects, ?-storage pool disease) as well as clotting factor deficiencies that increase the bleeding tendencies of patients. The coexistence of platelet ?-storage pool disease and factor Ⅴ Leiden mutation in our patient manifested as having aneurysms of the splenic, renal, hepatic, gastric, mesenteric arteries and diffuse aneurysms of the upper and lower extremities as well as bilateral lower extremity deep vein thromboses and pulmonary emboli. This propensity to both bleeding and clotting made the management of our patient challenging on this presentation with acute anterolateral myocardial infarction.
Publish Date 2014-03-20 19:24
Citation Refaat M, Hotait M, Winston B. Homozygous factor V Leiden mutation in type IV Ehlers-Danlos patient. World J Clin Cases 2014; 2(3): 75-77 Available from: URL: http://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v2/i3/75.htm DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v2.i3.75
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v2/i3/75.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v2.i3.75
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