Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Associated With Graves ’ Disease

@inproceedings{Altinta2007ThromboticTP,
  title={Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Associated With Graves ’ Disease},
  author={Abdullah Altintaş and Timucin Cil and Orhan Ayyildiz and Mehmet Ali Kaplan and Ekrem M{\"u}ft{\"u}oğlu},
  year={2007}
}
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is characterized by microangiopathic hemolytic anemia and thrombocytopenia, usually accompanied by fever, renal failure and neurological deficits. TTP usually occurs in previously healthy people, but in a significant number of cases, the syndrome is associated with autoimmune disorders. We report a case of a 53 year… CONTINUE READING