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Karyn E. Yonekawa, MD

Karyn E. Yonekawa, MD

Nephrology

On staff since July 2006

Academic Title: Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Karyn Yonekawa, MD, is an attending physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. She received her MD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Yonekawa completed her pediatrics residency at Children’s Hospital of Orange County and her pediatric nephrology fellowship at the University of Washington. She cares for children at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital in Tacoma, WA.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Nephrology

Medical/Professional School

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh

Residency

Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange

Fellowship

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange
Pediatric Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

general pediatric nephrology

Publications

  • Young G, Yonekawa KE, Nakagawa PA, Blain RC, Lovejoy AE, Nugent DJ
    Recombinant activated factor VII effectively reverses the anticoagulant effects of heparin, enoxaparin, fondaparinux, argatroban, and bivalirudin ex vivo as measured using thromboelastography.
    Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis , 2007 Sept. : 547-53
  • Young G, Yonekawa KE, Nakagawa PA, Blain RC, Lovejoy AE, Nugent DJ
    Differential effects of direct thrombin inhibitors and antithrombin-dependent anticoagulants on the dynamics of clot formation.
    Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis , 2007 Mar. : 97-103
  • Young G, Yonekawa KE, Nakagawa P, Nugent DJ
    Argatroban as an alternative to heparin in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation circuits.
    Perfusion , 2004 : 283-8