European Journal of Haematology
Fecha de publicación: 23 January 2018
Autores:Klaus‐Peter Kreisselmeier, Ann‐Christin Pecher, Paul‐Stefan Mauz, Hans‐Georg Kopp, Karl G. Jaschonek
Background: Protein Z (PZ) deficiency has been implicated both in bleeding diatheses and in thrombophilia. Considering its ambiguous nature and the conflicting clinical data so far, we set out to evaluate the impact of low PZ on perioperative bleeding in patients who underwent surgical (ENT) interventions involving a high risk of bleeding.