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REVIEW ARTICLE
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 7  |  Page : 53-57

Coagulopathy in COVID-19


1 Medical student, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
2 Division of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Dr. Parth Rali
Division of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
USA
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_226_20

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Hemostatic derangement is a hallmark in severe COVID-19. Markedly elevation of D-dimer and fibrinogen degradation product levels were observed in patients with severe COVID-19 higher and 71.4% of nonsurvivors met the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis criteria of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). Although the clinical and epidemiological features of COVID-19 have been well-described, the underlying mechanism influencing disease severity remains to be elucidated. Herein, the aim of this review article is to evaluate hemostasis in the pathogenesis of COVID-19 and its role in the management of this unprecedented pandemic.


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