Management of cancer-associated disseminated intravascular coagulation: guidance from the SSC of the ISTH: comment.
J Thromb Haemost. 2016 Feb 19;
Authors: Wada H, Matsumoto T, Aota T, Yamashita Y, Suzuki K, Katayama N
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) has not been as frequently diagnosed and treated in Europe and North America as in Japan. Therefore, we read with great interest the recent article by Thachil et al. . A significant difference in the definition of cancer-associated DIC between the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) and Japan is the diagnostic scoring system for DIC (Table). This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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