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Journal of Anesthesia

, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp 303–306 | Cite as

Thromboelastogram showing an undesirable effect of platelet transfusion on blood coagulability and fibrinolysis in a patient with aplastic anemia

  • Shinji Kohro
  • Michiaki Yamakage
  • Tomoko Takeda
  • Akiyoshi Namiki
Clinical Reports
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Coagulation Platelet Transfusion Thromboelastogram 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shinji Kohro
    • 1
  • Michiaki Yamakage
    • 1
  • Tomoko Takeda
    • 1
  • Akiyoshi Namiki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologySapporo Medical University School of MedicineSapporo, HokkaidoJapan

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