thrombocytopenic purpura

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

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According to the guidelines of The American Society of Hematology, bone marrow biopsy and aspiration were not performed because bone marrow examination is not recommended in cases of isolated thrombocytopenia highly suspicious for the diagnoses of immune thrombocytopenic purpura (5).
Standardization of terminology, definitions and outcome criteria in immune thrombocytopenic purpura of adults and children: report from an international working group.
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura associated with Brucella and Toxoplasma infections.
Thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is an autoimmune disease that dramatically reduces the number of platelets in their blood - causing bruises, nosebleeds and, rarely, life-threatening brain hemorrhages.
3,7) However, only approximately 40% of patients develop the complete pentad; 75% present with the triad of MAHA, neurologic symptoms, and thrombocytopenic purpura.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and systemic lupus erythematosis: distinct but potentially overlapping syndromes.
In this clinical study, two of the cases with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, including the patient who died, had received cumulative doses greater than the recommended cumulative weekly dosing limit.
Three people developed severe idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), a condition in which low levels of blood platelets can lead to abnormal bleeding.
The clinical picture usually resembles thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Describe the clinical features of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
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Pathologic Diagnosis: Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Associated With Myelodysplastic Syndrome
He died at Midway Hospital in Los Angeles of complications from thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, the cause of which is unknown.
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