Deep vein thrombosis in a patient with severe haemophilia A

Haemophilia. 2006 Jan;12(1):87-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2516.2006.01179.x.

Abstract

A 25-year-old male with severe haemophilia A developed deep vein thrombosis of the left upper limb. Venography showed thrombosis of the basilic vein. There was no underlying prothrombotic condition. He was successfully treated with low-molecular weight heparin.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anticoagulants / therapeutic use
  • Arm
  • Hemophilia A / complications*
  • Heparin, Low-Molecular-Weight / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Venous Thrombosis / drug therapy
  • Venous Thrombosis / etiology*

Substances

  • Anticoagulants
  • Heparin, Low-Molecular-Weight