Definitions

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  • n. a disease which limits the coagulability of the blood
  • n. the condition of having a defect in the blood clotting mechanism (regardless of cause, including disease or drugs).

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Examples

  • The absolute contraindications for laparoscopic surgery include uncorrectable coagulopathy, intestinal obstruction, abdominal wall infection, and suspected malignant ascites.

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  • I've even picked up wrong tests coagulopathy w/u for slight bleeding gums ordered by Gyn.

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  • The venom of the viper contains several enzymes which may possibly act synergistically to produce shock, consumption coagulopathy, spontaneous haemorrhages in the organs and tissues, acute necrosis and death.

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  • Systemic symptoms can develop with all routes of exposure and might include weakness, ataxia, hypotension, coagulopathy, and death (1).

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  • It turns out that the risks of antivenin (anaphylaxis and serum sickness) are significant enough to render it useful only in "severe" envenomations, ie, edema and erythema reaching the trunk, or systemic symptoms or laboratory abnormalities (consumptive coagulopathy, etc.)

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • “I hear there was a little problem with the coagulopathy panel.”

    My Sister’s Keeper

  • If coagulopathy is suspected, transfuse with fresh blood.

    Chapter 14

  • Those with an active respiratory infection, coagulopathy, asthma exacerbation, or change in corticosteroid regimen within 14 days of intended device installation should wait until the condition clears before undergoing treatment.

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  • The 'milder' cases -- if there is such a thing -- are characterized by activation of the coagulation mechanism with consumptive coagulopathy.

    Chicago Reader

  • On June 5, the coroner's office ruled that Landon died from venous thrombosis coagulopathy disorder, an easily treatable genetic disorder, which the lawsuit states is the same disorder that killed Ethan.

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