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Cancer Science & Therapy

ISSN: 1948-5956

Open Access

Volume 14, Issue 2 (2022)

Case Report Pages: 1 - 3

Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy in a Patient with Congenital Factor XI Deficiency

Keigo Ozono*, Takashi Nakaike, Daisuke Himeji, Sayaka Moriguchi, Kousuke Marutsuka, Kiichiro Beppu and Masafumi Nakamura

DOI: 10.37421/1948-5956.22.14.514

Congenital factor XI deficiency, called hemophilia C, is an autosomal recessive disorder. Bleeding complications are observed in 9.6% of surgeries on such patients. Herein, we presented the first report of a case of lung cancer with FXI deficiency. The patient safely underwent video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy after replenishment of coagulation factors via preoperative fresh frozen plasma transfusions prior to surgery.

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