Frequency of acquired von Willebrand's disease in children with congenital heart disease


ARSLANI M. T. , OZYUREK R., KAVAKLI K. , LEVENT E., ULGER Z. , GÜRSES D., ...More

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, vol.62, no.4, pp.403-408, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.2143/ac.62.4.2022285
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.403-408

Abstract

Objective - Bleeding tendency of paediatric patients with congenital heart disease has been well recognized. The underlying pathologies of this bleeding tendency have been studied extensively and many causes were identified. Among these causes, we aimed to find the frequency of acquired von Willebrand's disease (AvWD) in children with congenital heart disease.