Sep
2002

Acquired inhibitor of the intrinsic pathway in a non-haemophilic patient. Control of bleeding by recombinant factor VIIa.

Lecumberri R, Panizo C, Paramo JA, Salazar MP, Rocha E
Br J Haematol 2002;119(1):284-285.
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Review by : Aldouri M
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This is a case report of bleeding and prolonged APTT in a 39-yr old woman one month post-partum, due to acquired inhibitor of factor IX. The patient was successfully treated with rFVIIa.

– M. Aldouri