Thrombocytopenic purpura

Known as: Thrombopenic Purpuras, Thrombopenic Purpura, Purpura, Thrombocytopenic 
Any form of purpura in which the PLATELET COUNT is decreased. Many forms are thought to be caused by immunological mechanisms.
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2015
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2015
Complement is increasingly being recognized as an important driver of human disease, including many hemolytic anemias. Paroxysmal… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Survival of patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) improved dramatically with plasma exchange treatment… (More)
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2010
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2010
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is the common name for adults with microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND The pathogenesis of chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) involves antibody-mediated platelet destruction… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a bleeding disorder that is characterized by increased platelet destruction… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is associated with acquired or congenital deficiency of a plasma von Willebrand factor… (More)
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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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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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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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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Seven children with chronic or intermittent and six with acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) were treated with large… (More)
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