Purpura, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic

Known as: Purpura, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic [Disease/Finding], Disease, Moschkowitz, Thrombopenic Purpura, Thrombotic 
An acquired, congenital, or familial disorder caused by PLATELET AGGREGATION with THROMBOSIS in terminal arterioles and capillaries. Clinical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Survival of patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) improved dramatically with plasma exchange treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is the common name for adults with microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Discoveries during the past decade have revolutionized our understanding of idiopathic thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Initial management of patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura-hemolytic uremic syndrome (TTP-HUS) is difficult because… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a life-threatening systemic illness of abrupt onset and unknown cause. Proteolysis… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The term thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) defines a lesion of vessel wall thickening (mainly arterioles or capillaries… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The antiplatelet drug clopidogrel is a new thienopyridine derivative whose mechanism of action and chemical structure… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is a potentially fatal disease characterized by widespread platelet thrombi in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and the hemolytic-uremic syndrome are severe microvascular disorders of platelet… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is an uncommon disease with a high mortality rate even with current treatment. The… (More)
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