A case of enoxaparin-induced thrombocytopaenia during treatm
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Case report
A 75-year-old female visited the emergency department with chest pain of 12 hours’ duration. She had no other significant medical or family history except mild arthritis in both knees.

Her initial electrocardiogram showed a normal sinus rhythm with Q wave and ST-segment elevation in leads II, III and aVF. The echocardiogram demonstrated hypokinesia of the inferior wall of the left ventricle.In the laboratory tests, the haemoglobin level was 12.7 g/dl, white blood cell count was 13.4 × 103 cells/?l and the platelets were 302 × 103 cells/?l. Initial coagulation studies showed a normal range. The initial level of CK-MB was 85.4 U/l and troponin-I was 20.2 ng/ml. Her clinical diagnosis was acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction of the inferior wall.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5101506/#!po=38.8889
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