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Cardiac bypass surgery with haemorrhagic endocrine sequelae.
  1. R. Khardori,
  2. R. C. Bussing,
  3. G. M. Burns,
  4. N. G. Soler
  1. Department of Internal Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield 62708.


    Cardiac bypass surgery is associated with changes in haemostatis which can lead to bleeding. This report highlights two examples of such bleeding which led to unusual clinical presentations and endocrinological consequences: adrenal and pituitary haemorrhage.

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