thrombocytopenic purpura


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Synonyms for thrombocytopenic purpura

purpura associated with a reduction in circulating blood platelets which can result from a variety of factors

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reported a case of a 13-year-old girl who presented with thrombocytopenic purpura and had no response to ART but had normalization of platelet count while on steroids, which immediately fell below the normal range on withdrawing the steroids.
This is a case of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura presented with cerebral venus thrombosis complicated with recurrent generalized seizer.
Von Willebrand factor-cleaving protease in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and the hemolytic-uremic syndrome.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
The company said Fostamatinib is its oral spleen tyrosine kinase (SYK) inhibitor which is currently in Phase 3 clinical studies in patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).
Thrombotic complications in ITP may occur because of the disease itself after treatment modalities of ITP such as splenectomy, IV immunoglobulin, danazol, and the association between ITP and other diseases such as antiphospholipid syndrome or thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) (5).
FRETS-VWF73: a rapid and predictive tool for thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Rituximab chimeric anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody treatment for adults with chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Currently common indications for splenectomise in children are hereditary spherocytosis, Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura intractable to medication [5] and others like Thalassemia with splenomegaly and metabolic disorders.
Key Words: Sickle cell disease, Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, vaso-occlusive crises, Acute chest syndrome.
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is an immune-mediated disease characterised by thrombocytopenia, the degree of which determines the increased risk of bleeding.
We report a case of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in a woman post mitral valve repair who presented with unexplained thrombocytopenia, intermittent fever, acute renal failure and severe digital ischaemia.