Human immunodeficiency virus associated thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, a clinical conundrum.


HIV complicates the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to idiopathic thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), prompting debate in the literature regarding the benefit of plasma exchange versus simple plasma infusion. Herein we present a case of HIV-TTP, initially treated conservatively with plasma infusion but because of progressive neurologic decline… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jca.21514