RICHARD T. ELLISON III, M.D.; WILLIAM M. CORRAO, M.D.; MICHAEL J. FOX, M.D.; SIDNEY S. BRAMAN, M.D.
Two patients on chronic maintenance hemodialysis developed spontaneous mediastinal hemorrhage. Although spontaneous bleeding has been described in patients on chronic hemodialysis, spontaneous mediastinal hemorrhage has not been reported. If this complication is recognized, a conservative approach may be justified.
ELLISON RT, CORRAO WM, FOX MJ, BRAMAN SS. Spontaneous Mediastinal Hemorrhage in Patients on Chronic Hemodialysis. Ann Intern Med. ;95:704–706. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-95-6-704
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1981;95(6):704-706.
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