hypoprothrombinemia


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hypoprothrombinemia

[¦hī·pō‚prō¦thräm·bə′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Deficiency of prothrombin in the blood.
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A mechanism for the hypoprothrombinemia of the acquired hypoprothrombinemia-lupus anticoagulant syndrome.
Steroids or intravenous immunoglobulin has proved beneficial in LA patients with hypoprothrombinemia syndrome (LA antibodies directed against prothrombin) who either have bleeding or need surgery.
His illness was clinically marked by progressive renal failure, bilateral pulmonary infiltrates, acidosis, abnormal liver function test results, thrombocytopenia, and hypoprothrombinemia.
However, existing case reports of increased hypoprothrombinemia with bleeding due to this interaction warrant careful monitoring of PT, preferably with the international normalized ratio (INR), when using these agents concurrently.
Vitamin A Missing or underdeveloped eyes; hydrocephalus; cardiovascular anomalies; urogenital anomalies; diaphragmatic hernia Vitamin D Skeletal abnormalities Vitamin D Skeletal abnormalities Vitamin E Anencephaly; umbilical hernia; club feet; cleft lip Vitamin K Brain hemorrhages; hypoprothrombinemia