thrombocytopenic purpura

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Noun1.thrombocytopenic purpura - purpura associated with a reduction in circulating blood platelets which can result from a variety of factors
autoimmune disease, autoimmune disorder - any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
peliosis, purpura - any of several blood diseases causing subcutaneous bleeding
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reported a case of brucellosis who was admitted with a severe thrombocytopenic purpura.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a rare hematological disorder that approved fatal in most cases if not treated properly.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a rare, life-threatening disorder that occurs due to deficiency of ADAMTS13 (a disintegrin and metalloproteinase with a thrombospondin type 1 motif, member 13), which is a von Willebrand factor (VWF) cleaving protein.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura) - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura)'s therapeutic pipeline.
USPRwire, Wed Nov 04 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura clinical trials scenario.
Biotechnology company Rigel Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS:RIGL) revealed on Tuesday that it has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) orphan drug designation for Fostamatinib for treating chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a quite prevalent autoimmune hematological disease.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is an uncommon disorder, classified as a thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) based on clinical findings of hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, neurologic symptoms, fever, and renal dysfunction.
Intracranial hemorrhage in children with immune thrombocytopenic purpura.
Splenectomy plays a very important role in children with thalassemia, hereditary spherocytosis and chronic Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura recalcitrant to medical treatment.