Homozygous factor V Leiden mutation and disseminated thrombosis in a patient with nephrotic syndrome.

Kahveci A., Seyahi N. , Seyahi E. , Altiparmak M. R. , Ataman R., Serdengecti K.

Journal of nephrology, cilt.20, sa.1, ss.103-6, 2007 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of nephrology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.103-6


We report the case of a young male patient with nephrotic syndrome and multiple venous thromboses. The patient presented various aggregated thrombophilic risk factors. He was found to be homozygous for factor V Leiden mutation and his anticardiolipin antibody and homocysteine levels were high.