Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is the most frequent coagulation disorder associated with metastatic prostate cancer. We report a case of a 60-year-old white man who was admitted in our department with ecchymoses and haematuria secondary to a DIC associated with metastatic prostate cancer. A review of this clinical scenario is also reported.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Archivio Italiano di Urologia Andrologia|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
- Prostate cancer
- Paraneoplastic syndrome