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Year : 1996  |  Volume : 42  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 88-90

Hemostasis in acquired hemophilia--role of intracavitary instillation of EACA.


Department of Dr J C Patel Hematology, KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.

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S S Sahu
Department of Dr J C Patel Hematology, KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.

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An 82 year old man developed antibodies against coagulation factor VIII:C without any apparent cause. Bleeding from the soft tissue cavity could not be controlled by factor VIII:C concentrates, immunosuppression with steroids and intravenous immunoglobulin therapy in the standard dosages. However, a single injection of Epsilon Aminocaproic Acid (EACA) instilled into the cavity under aseptic precautions achieved lasting hemostasis with resultant wound healing.






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