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Streptokinase for aortic thrombosis.
  1. C R Kirk,
  2. C N Bhrolchain,
  3. S A Qureshi
  1. Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital.


    A neonate developed complete thrombosis of the abdominal aorta after catheterisation of the umbilical artery. This was successfully treated with an intravenous infusion of streptokinase.

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