Abstract

Case Presentation

Pitfalls in the hemostatic management of a liver transplantation

Raveh Yehuda* and Nicolau-Raducu Ramona

Published: 13 April, 2022 | Volume 6 - Issue 1 | Pages: 001-005

Liver Transplantation is fraught with thrombo-hemorrhagic complications, due to the precarious hemostasis of the recipient, anhepatic conditions, and the release of hemostatic factors from the allograft. Disseminated intravascular coagulation and its “flat-line” variant are common causes of hemorrhage and thrombosis, and frequently force the clinician along with a delicate balance between hemorrhage and thrombosis. We present a case that highlights some of the more challenging diagnostic and management decisions in liver transplantation and presents a safe and carefully structured approach to hyperfibrinolysis in liver transplantation.

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