Splinter hemorrhages following arterial puncture

Peter B. Martens, James A. Levine, Gene G. Hunder

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Splinter hemorrhages can be a feature of the antiphospholipid syndrome. We describe a patient in whom splinter hemorrhages developed following radial artery puncture. The implications of this finding in patients with the antiphospholipid syndrome are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)169-170
Number of pages2
JournalArthritis and Rheumatism
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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    Martens, P. B., Levine, J. A., & Hunder, G. G. (1996). Splinter hemorrhages following arterial puncture. Arthritis and Rheumatism, 39(1), 169-170. https://doi.org/10.1002/art.1780390124