In a patient with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) severe neurological complications leading to coma were repeatedly reversed by treatment with urokinase. Although the therapeutic modalities for TTP still appear to be a matter of debate, thrombolytic treatment could be considered in TTP patients with severe organ involvement before the corresponding function is completely compromised.
|Titolo:||Urokinase treatment for severe neurological complications in a patient with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura|
LANGER, MARTIN (Secondo)
|Settore Scientifico Disciplinare:||Settore MED/41 - Anestesiologia|
|Data di pubblicazione:||1981|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||10.11569/wcjd.v22.i23.3371|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||01 - Articolo su periodico|