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Should we test pediatric cancer patients for thrombophilia: NO
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Should we test pediatric cancer patients for thrombophilia: NO

Cancer is the second most common cause of death in children in developed countries. Fortunately, survival rates have improved enormously over the last decades

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Should we test pediatric cancer patients for thrombophilia: YES
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Should we test pediatric cancer patients for thrombophilia: YES

Venous thromboembolism in children is a rare disease usually as a secondary complication of primary underlying diseases such as congenital heart disease, sepsis, cancer, or after therapeutic interventions such as central venous lines

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Anticoagulants for cancer survival
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Anticoagulants for cancer survival

Although most studies have been performed with low-molecular-weight heparins (LMWH), oral anticoagulants – both vitamin K antagonists (VKA) and direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC) – have also shown interesting results...

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