Difference between revisions of "Coagulopathy (main)"

(Managment)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
==Background==
 +
*Primary hemostasis: damage to endothelial basement membrane and formation of platelet plug
 +
*Secondary hemostasis: coagulation cascade
 +
[[File:Coagulation cascade.png|thumbnail|Coagulation cascade]]
 +
 +
==Clinical Features==
 +
*Spontaneous bleeding
 +
*Bleeding out of proportion
 +
*Swollen joints
 +
*[[Epistaxis]]
 +
*Bleeding gums
 +
*Menometrorrhagia
 +
*Easy bruising/petechiae
 +
*Hematuria
 +
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
{{Increased bleeding DDX}}
 
{{Increased bleeding DDX}}

Revision as of 22:22, 26 November 2016

Background

  • Primary hemostasis: damage to endothelial basement membrane and formation of platelet plug
  • Secondary hemostasis: coagulation cascade
Coagulation cascade

Clinical Features

  • Spontaneous bleeding
  • Bleeding out of proportion
  • Swollen joints
  • Epistaxis
  • Bleeding gums
  • Menometrorrhagia
  • Easy bruising/petechiae
  • Hematuria

Differential Diagnosis

Coagulopathy

Platelet Related

Factor Related

Increased Clotting

Managment

See Also

References