Desmopressin (DDAVP) responsiveness in children with von Willebrand disease.

  title={Desmopressin (DDAVP) responsiveness in children with von Willebrand disease.},
  author={Shoshana Revel-Vilk and Markus Schmugge and Manuel D Carcao and P S Blanchette and Margaret Lucille Rand and Victor S. Blanchette},
  journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology},
  volume={25 11},
PURPOSE To determine the pattern and predictors of response to desmopressin (DDAVP) in children with von Willebrand disease (VWD). METHODS The authors reviewed the hospital records of all children with type 1 (n = 70) and type 2A (n = 5) VWD who were followed in the institution's Bleeding Disorders Clinic from January 1989 to June 2001 and who had a DDAVP challenge test after diagnosis. The major outcome evaluated was response to DDAVP, defined as an increase of greater than twofold over… CONTINUE READING

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