thrombasthenia

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Related to Glanzmann's thrombasthenia: Bernard-Soulier syndrome, Von Willebrand disease
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a rare autosomal recessive disease in which the platelets do not produce clots in the normal way and hemorrhage results

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Eosinophilic cystitis associated with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia.
Nurden AT Didry D, Kieffer N, McEver RP Residual amounts of glycoproteins IIb and IIIa may be present in the platelets of most patients with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia.
The molecular genetics of Glanzmann's thrombasthenia.
A dose of 90 [micro]kg/kg is licensed in the treatment of bleeding in patients with haemophilia with inhibitors to factors VIII or IX, congenital factor VII deficiency and Glanzmann's thrombasthenia refractory to platelet transfusion.
Mr Justice Astill said although Mrs Wood was suffering from a rare genetic blood disorder known as Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia, the hospital should have done more to prevent her death.
Rapid heterozygote detection in Glanzmann's thrombasthenia.
NovoSecure(TM) launched on March 26, 2015, and is open to people with hemophilia A, hemophilia A or B with inhibitors, congenital Factor VII deficiency, acquired hemophilia, Glanzmann's thrombasthenia, or congenital Factor XIII deficiency.
In the EU rFVIIa is also indicated for the treatment of bleeding episodes or prevention of bleeding episodes during surgery or invasive procedures in people with congenital FVII deficiency or with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia with antibodies to GPIIb-IIIa and/or HLA, and with past or present refractoriness to platelet transfusions.