Oral Anticoagulant Therapy and Skin Necrosis: Speculations on Pathogenesis

  • Carl G. Becker

Abstract

Warfarin or Coumadin induced necrosis of the skin was first recognized in 19521 and since that time, several hundred cases have been described.

Keywords

Anticoagulant Activity Skin Necrosis Oral Anticoagulant Therapy Acalculous Cholecystitis Skin Fold Thickness 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carl G. Becker
    • 1
  1. 1.Cornell University Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA

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