Hypercoagulability syndromes: what the dentist needs to know

Juan F. Yepes, Jennifer A. Sullivan, Ana L. Castellanos, Thomas P. Sollecito

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Although hypercoagulability disorders are not common, they occur with sufficient frequency that the dentist may encounter patients with these diseases (Table IV). The key to minimizing possible complications, such as bleeding, is to perform an adequate history and develop a close working relationship with the treating physician/hematologist.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-11
Number of pages9
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology and Endodontology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Dentistry(all)

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