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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: November 2014

13 - Bruising and spontaneous bleeding


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Further reading

Greaves M, Watson HG (2007) Approach to the diagnosis of mild bleeding disorders. J Thromb Haemost 5 (Suppl. 1): 167–174.
Hampton KK, Preston FE (1997) Clinical Review, ABC of haematology: bleeding disorders, thrombosis and anticoagulation. BMJ 314: 1026–1029.
Key N, Makris M, O’Shaughnessy D, Lillicrap D (2009) Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis, 2nd edn. Wiley-Blackwell.
Vora A, Makris M (2001) An approach to investigation of easy bruising. Arch Dis Child 84: 488–491.