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Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/17/11 Advanced Hematology Case
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2/17/11 A 27 year old pregnant woman in her third trimester presented to the ER with complaints that she couldn’t feel her baby moving. An ultrasound was ordered along with blood tests. The nurse noted abnormal bleeding from the venipuncture site.
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2/17/11 The Lab Results are as follows WBC 11.5 X 10 Hgb 11.0 g/dL Hct 33% MCV 90 fL PC 50,000 PT 20 sec APTT 60 sec Fibrinogen 150 mg/dL D-Dimer Positive
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2/17/11 What   is abnormal on the PB
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Unformatted text preview: 2/17/11 2/17/11 What is the most likely diagnosis? 2/17/11 DIC 2/17/11 What was the most likely cause of DIC in this pregnant woman? Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/17/11 Sustained Dead fetus 2/17/11 What therapy is recommended for a patient with DIC? 2/17/11 RECOMMENDED THERAPY Remove the initiating stimulus Supportive therapy with blood products FFP: coagulation and relatory proteins. Cryo: fibrinogen,VIII,vWF Plts...
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2011 for the course CHEM 101 taught by Professor Stegemiller during the Spring '07 term at Ohio State.

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