Table. 5.

Table. 5.

Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy cases

Patient Diagnosis HD Rebleeding date Anti-fibrinolytic agent Rebleeding symptom and finding
6 y/F FVII deficiency 6 TXA
5 y/M HA(Moderate, Ab−) 8 Bloody saliva
4* POD 7 Found blood clot on tonsil but no active bleeding
6 y/M HA (Severe, Ab−) 4 Bloody vomitus
3* POD 10 TXA Found blood clot on tonsil but no active bleeding
8* POD 18
4 y/M HB (Moderate, Ab−) 5
10 y/F HA (Mild, Ab−) 3 TXA Bloody vomitus
4* POD 11 TXA Found blood clot on tonsil but no active bleeding

No transfusion was done

HD, duration of hospitalization; FVII, factor VII; TXA, tranexamic acid; HA, hemophilia A; Ab, clotting factor inhibitors; POD, postoperative day; HB, Hemophilia B

*Duration of hospitalization when the patients readmitted

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