Heparin Therapy and Reversal of Protein-Losing Enteropathy in a Case with Congenital Heart Disease
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We describe a patient with tricuspid hypoplasia who developed a protein-losing enteropathy. Having failed to respond to medical and surgical treatments, a heparin regimen was started with immediate decrease in enteric protein loss.
Key words: Heparin therapy — Protein-losing enteropathy
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