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Kasabach–Merritt syndrome in a term neonate
  1. Ian Freeman,
  2. Karthik Ganesan,
  3. Anthony J B Emmerson
  1. Newborn Intensive Care, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Ian Freeman, Newborn Intensive Care Unit, St Mary's Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK; chiefbadger{at}

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A term infant presented with a large swelling of her left lower limb following birth (see figure 1). Investigations revealed a thrombocytopenia with normal haemoglobin and coagulation profile. Following review by …

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