Evaluation of bleeding risk in patients on anticoagulation for mechanical cardiac valve operated for benign prostatic obstruction
Publication date: Available online 24 June 2017
Source:Progrès en Urologie
Author(s): S. Gardic, V. Misrai, A.R. Azzouzi, A. Campeggi, J.-N. Cornu, A. De La Taille, S. Lebdai, R. Mathieu, G. Robert, A. Descazeaud
ObjectiveTo evaluate bleeding risk in patients on anticoagulation for mechanical cardiac valve operated for benign prostatic obstruction (BPO).Material and methodFifty-eight patients operated between 1998 and 2014, in seven French departments of Urology were included. Forty-five patients were operated by conventional surgery (transurethral resection of the prostate 38, open simple...