Research in Cardiovascular Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 100--102

Left Subclavian Arterial Thrombosis Presenting as Acute Limb Ischemia in a Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patient – An Extreme Rarity


Akshay Ashok Bafna, Meenakshi Gajbiye, Kishore Deore, Swenil Shah, Varun Bafna 
 Department of Cardiology, Rajarshree Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Government Medical College and CPR Hospital, Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Akshay Ashok Bafna
Rajarshree Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Government Medical College and CPR Hospital, Dasara Chowk, Kolhapur - 416 013, Maharashtra
India

The peak of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis has exposed a substantial number of patients presenting with manifestations of venous and arterial thrombosis. Here, described is an extremely rare case of subclavian arterial thrombosis in a COVID-19 patient. Moreover, the patient presented with normal D-dimer, antinuclear antibody, fibrinogen, and serum ferritin levels, prothrombin time and platelet count. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first such case reported till date.


How to cite this article:
Bafna AA, Gajbiye M, Deore K, Shah S, Bafna V. Left Subclavian Arterial Thrombosis Presenting as Acute Limb Ischemia in a Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patient – An Extreme Rarity.Res Cardiovasc Med 2020;9:100-102


How to cite this URL:
Bafna AA, Gajbiye M, Deore K, Shah S, Bafna V. Left Subclavian Arterial Thrombosis Presenting as Acute Limb Ischemia in a Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patient – An Extreme Rarity. Res Cardiovasc Med [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Aug 2 ];9:100-102
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