Acquired inhibitor of the intrinsic pathway in a non-haemophilic patient. Control of bleeding by recombinant factor VIIa.
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
This is an interesting case report on the use of rFVIIa in covering surgical resection of a large right gluteal pseudo-tumor in a 32-year-old patient with severe hemophilia A and high-titer inhibitor. Factor VIIa was administered for 72 hours and monitored with measurement of PT and factor VII coagulation activity, and the latter was found […]