Case Studies in Thrombosis and Thrombocytopenia



About this Webinar

Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Author: Sahud, Mervyn, MD
Medical Director, Coagulation
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
San Juan Capistrano,CA
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Category: Videos

Description: Mervyn Sahud, MD, Medical Director for Coagulation at the Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute in San Juan Capistrano, CA, discusses pseudo-HIT disorder and the relationship of vascular disorders to the onset of thrombosis and hemorrhage.

Learning objectives:
• Describe pseudo-HIT disorder, the cause of thrombocytopenia that is not obvious, and the utility of laboratory testing to assist with its diagnosis
• Discuss the relationship of various vascular disorders to the onset of hemorrhage and thrombosis