Thromboembolic Events in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma


KÖKSAL D., Safak O., Ozcan A., Agackiran Y., Erturk H., Findik G.

CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS, vol.22, no.4, pp.390-394, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/1076029614564861
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.390-394

Abstract

Aim: Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) increases the risk of thromboembolic events (TEEs). In this retrospective study, we aimed to determine the rate of TEEs in MPM and investigate its relationship with the presence of thrombocytosis, the disease stage, and the tumor histopathology.