Acquired von Willebrand's disease associated with multiple myeloma and lupus-like anticoagulant

Maria T. Perez, Beria Cabello-Inchausti, Daniel D. Nixon, Morton J. Robinson

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Abstract

Von Willebrand's disease is a circulating lupus-like anticoagulant and/or adsorption of a coagulation factor by the circulating myeloma paraprotein. This case presentation involved an 83-year-old man with a diagnosis of multiple myeloma. The clinical progression, laboratory investigation, and treatment are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)674-678
Number of pages5
JournalLaboratory Medicine
Volume35
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2004

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry, medical

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