Successful fibrinolytic treatment in an old patient with acute aortic prosthetic thrombosis


Kaya E. B. , KOCABAŞ U. , AYTEMİR K. , Tokgozoglu L.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, cilt.9, sa.4, ss.581-583, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/ejechocard/jen072
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.581-583

Özet

Thrombosis of mechanical heart valve prosthesis is a rare fatal complication after heart valve replacement. This report describes an old female patient with aortic prosthetic valve thrombosis who had a successful fibrinolytic treatment.