Direct Oral Anticoagulants have become a popular go to treatment option for patients with atrial fibrillation, deep vein thrombosis, or pulmonary embolism. This case report follows a 58 year old woman who developed atraumatic splenic rupture, a rare but recognized complication of direct oral anticoagulation use.
Barnes, Jessica; Alhaddad, Zayd; Paz, Robert; and Haas, Christopher
"Atraumatic Splenic Rupture on Direct Oral Anticoagulation,"
Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives: Vol. 12:
5, Article 16.
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.gbmc.org/jchimp/vol12/iss5/16