Which thrombotic events may occur in dysfibrinogenemia?

Updated: Feb 11, 2019
  • Author: Russell Burgess, MD; Chief Editor: Perumal Thiagarajan, MD  more...
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Thrombotic events that may occur include the following:

Combined bleeding and thrombotic tendencies are extremely rare and associated only with congenital dysfibrinogenemias.

In female patients with congenital afibrinogenemia, recurrent massive intraabdominal bleeding due to rupture of Graafian follicle during ovulation has been described. 


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