Spinal Epidural Hematoma Following Cupping Glass Treatment in an Infant With Hemophilia A. Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • A 6 months old infant, diagnosed with a rare mutation causing severe hemophilia A, presented with spinal epidural hematoma. Parents later admitted the infant had glass cupping therapy performed within 2 weeks of the onset of symptoms. The rare mutation, rare bleeding complication, and the eventual course of therapy applied in this case will be discussed in our case report.

publication date

  • January 1, 2016