What are the possible complications of antithrombin III (ATIII) deficiency?

Updated: Feb 10, 2018
  • Author: James L Harper, MD; Chief Editor: Hassan M Yaish, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Most thrombotic complications involve the venous circulation; venous insufficiency is a common complication.

  • In children more than in adults, antithrombin III (ATIII) deficiency may cause arterial occlusion resulting in stroke or other ischemic injury.


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