Thrombocytopenia Induced by Giant Atrial Thrombus in Rheumatic Valve Disease- A Case Report

Authors

  • Md Lokman Hossain Department of Cardiac Surgery, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka
  • Mahbubor Rahman Department of Cardiology, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka
  • Sadeka Dina Department of Radiology & Imaging, NICVD, Dhaka
  • Mahbubul Islam Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka
  • Md Abdul Karim Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka
  • Amran Ahmed Department of Cardiac Surgery, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka
  • Shameem Ahsan Department of Cardiac Surgery, Labaid Cardiac Hospital, Dhaka

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/cardio.v13i1.50572

Keywords:

Platelet, DIC, Rheumatic heart disease, Mitral stenosis, Left Atrial thrombus..

Abstract

We report a 52-year-old and weight of 79.36 lbs female patient with Thrombocytopenia induced by giant atrial thrombus in rheumatic mitral stenosis. The patient underwent bioprosthetic mitral valve implantation and removal of the giant thrombus. The platelet count progressively increased achieving normal levels one week after surgery.

Cardiovasc. j. 2020; 13(1): 95-96

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Published

2020-12-07

How to Cite

Hossain, M. L., Rahman, M., Dina, S., Islam, M., Karim, M. A., Ahmed, A., & Ahsan, S. (2020). Thrombocytopenia Induced by Giant Atrial Thrombus in Rheumatic Valve Disease- A Case Report. Cardiovascular Journal, 13(1), 95–96. https://doi.org/10.3329/cardio.v13i1.50572

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Case Reports