Cefoperazone Induced Gastro-intestinal Haemorrhage. A Case Report


Ozen I. O. , Moralioglu S., Karabulut R., Bagbanci B., Turkyilmaz Z., Demirogullari B., ...More

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.108, no.6, pp.777-778, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 108 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2008.11680339
  • Journal Name: ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.777-778
  • Keywords: Meckel's diverticulum, cefoperazone, gastro-intestinal haemorrhage
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Cefoperazone is a parenteral third generation cephalosporin which is active against many Gram positive and Gram negative organisms. Cefaperazone, like other cephalosporins which contain methyltiotetrazole side chain, can C cause hypoprotrombinaemia and bleeding problems.