Reader Responses: How would you treat an older patient with ulcerative colitis and DVT?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about the duration of anticoagulation in a patient with ulcerative colitis and thrombosis.


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I would extrapolate to 2.5 mg orally twice per day and would measure anti-factor Xa levels after at least one week.

William Caceres, MD
San Juan VA Medical Center
Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

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