Thrombocytopenia in HIV disease: clinical relevance, physiopathology and management.

@article{MguezBurbano2005ThrombocytopeniaIH,
  title={Thrombocytopenia in HIV disease: clinical relevance, physiopathology and management.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} M{\'i}guez-Burbano and Jim Jackson and Sonya Hadrigan},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry. Cardiovascular and hematological agents},
  year={2005},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={365-76}
}
HIV infection is associated with a myriad of hematopoietic abnormalities. Thrombocytopenia (TCP), the condition in which platelet counts fall below 150x10(3)/mm3 in two or more consecutive platelet counts, is a condition frequently seen in HIV infected individuals regardless of HIV status, gender, or age. Having recently been associated with rapid disease… CONTINUE READING