Tag Lupus Anticoagulants
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Lupus Anticoagulants

OVERVIEW Lupus Anticoagulants antibodies that block phospholipids surfaces important for coagulation increase APTT prolonged APTT does not correct with a 1:1 mix of normal platelet-free plasma correction of clotting time after addition of excess phospholipids confirms the presence of LA…