SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT OF PULMONARY EMBOLISM AND ASSOCIATED UPPER EXTREMITY ARTERY THROMBOSIS USING INTRAVENOUS ALTEPLASE: A CASE REPORT


KARAMAN K. , ÇELİK C. , Oskay A. , ARMAĞAN H. H. , TOMRUK Ö.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, cilt.10, ss.39-42, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.39-42

Özet

Background: Although thrombolytic administration is inevitable in the management of massive pulmonary embolism, contradictions exist in the treatment of sub-massive pulmonary embolism. There are drawbacks to thrombolytic treatment due to potential serious side effects such as cranial hemorrhage.