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Emergency Physicians First to Safely Treat Case of Vaccine-Induced Blood Clot with Heparin Alternative – PRNewswire

/PRNewswire/ — A new case report, detailed in Annals of Emergency Medicine, is the first known case of a patient with VITT (vaccine-induced thrombotic…

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WASHINGTON, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A new case report, detailed in Annals of Emergency Medicine, is the first known case of a patient with VITT (vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia) treated with a heparin alternative following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance.
An otherwise healthy female patient in her 40s came to the emergency department at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital twelve days after receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine with a headache,…

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