OnlineMedEd Shared "Hematology Oncology - Thrombophilia" - 2 Picmonics

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Hematology Oncology - Thrombophilia

Factor V Leiden Thrombophilia
Most Common Genetic Clotting Disorder in Caucasians
Genetic Point Mutation
Glutamine Replaces Arginine
Mutant Factor V
Resistant to Degradation by Activated Protein C
Recurrent DVT (Increased Risk of Thromboembolism)
Avoid Oral Contraceptives
Caution During Pregnancy
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Protein C or S Deficiency
Autosomal Dominant
Inability to Inactivate Factor Va and VIIIa
Hypercoagulable State
Recurrent DVTs or DVTs at Young Age
Begin Heparin
Slowly Bridge to Warfarin
Hemorrhagic Skin Necrosis
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