Acquired disorder of platelet function associated with autoantibodies against membrane glycoprotein IIb-IIIa complex--1. Glycoprotein analysis.


A patient with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura developed after splenectomy a thrombasthenia-like severe haemorrhagic diathesis characterized by a normal or subnormal platelet count, prolonged bleeding time, strongly reduced platelet adhesion to glass and defective platelet aggregation in response to ADP and collagen. In contrast to hereditary… (More)


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