An 82 year old man developed antibodies against coagulation factor VIII: C without any apparent cause. Bleeding from the soft tissue cavity could not be controlled by factor VIII:C concentrates, immunosuppression with steroids and intravenous immunoglobulin therapy in the standard dosages. However, a single injection nf Epsilon Aminocaproic Acid (EACA) instilled into the cavity under aseptic precautions achieved lasting hemostasis with resultant wound healing.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Postgraduate Medicine|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
- Factor VIII C
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