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When would a baby of 1-2 months need prothrombin time testing? What are they looking for?

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Dr. Nguyen Nguyen
Pediatrics
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In brief: Unexplaind bruises

When a doctor orders prothrombin time and other clotting tests, he/she is probably looking for a bleeding disorder that may explain bruises in a baby that young.

In brief: Unexplaind bruises

When a doctor orders prothrombin time and other clotting tests, he/she is probably looking for a bleeding disorder that may explain bruises in a baby that young.
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