Hypercoagulation in nephrotic syndrome is caused by- (AIPG, 2010)
|A||Loss of antithrombin III|
|C||Decreased metabolism of Vitamin K|
|D||Increase in protein C|
Causes of Hypercoalmlability in nephrotic syndrome
a. Loss of antithrombin III
b. Increased synthesis of fibrinogen by liver.
c. Altered activity of protein C and S
d. Increased platelet aggregability.