Role of DIC in multiple organ failure.

Citation data:

International journal of surgical investigation, ISSN: 1028-5229, Vol: 2, Issue: 1, Page: 73-80

Publication Year:
2000
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Repository URL:
https://scholarlyworks.lvhn.org/surgery/1316
PMID:
12774341
Author(s):
Kidokoro, A; Iba, T; Hong, John J, MD
Publisher(s):
Harwood Academic Publishers
Tags:
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation; Humans; Multiple Organ Failure; Sepsis; Medicine and Health Sciences; Other Medical Specialties; Surgery
article description
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is a severe and complex coagulopathy resulting from excessive thrombin formation. Although there is a final common pathway, consumption coagulopathy and multiple organ failure (MOF), the early pathophysiology differs depending on the underlying disease.