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Table 2 Surgical history of 10 MYH9 -RD patients who received cochlear implant

From: Cochlear implantation is safe and effective in patients with MYH9-related disease

Patient/family Platelet count ×109/L, automated/microscopic Type of surgery Prophylaxis for bleeding Perioperative bleeding (WHO grade)
1/1 8/14 Kidney transplantations (twice), nephrectomy, laparotomy (peritonitis) Platelet transfusions before surgery, on all interventions None
2/2 24/31 Splenectomy Platelet transfusions None
3/3 21/25 Tonsillectomy, splenectomy, removal of pilonidal cyst Platelet transfusions before surgery, on all interventions except tonsillectomy Bleeding after
tonsillectomy (2)
4/4 70/nd None - -
5/5 10/75 None - -
6/6 19/nd Amygdalectomy, removal of tympanic glomus tumor, reduction of calcaneous fracture, ankle arthrodesis, amygdalectomy Platelet transfusions before surgery, on all interventions None
7/7 96/nd Positioning of ventilation tubes None None
8/7 115/nd Appendectomy, ovariectomy, laparoscopic removal of adhesions, episiotomy None Bleeding after episiotomy (2)
9/7 142/nd Fixation of ankle fracture None None
10/8 45/nd Adenoidectomy, nasal septoplasty, hysterectomy Tranexamic acid before and after surgery, on all interventions None
  1. Abbreviations: nd = not determined.