Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation Treatment

Treatment for disseminated intravascular coagulation usually includes oxygen therapy, intravenous fluids, and anticoagulants. Blood transfusion or platelet transfusion may be necessary.

Treatment for disseminated intravascular coagulation includes:

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat disseminated intravascular coagulation:

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation References
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