Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Common Name(s)

Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura" for support, advocacy or research.

APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Platelet Disorder Support Association

Our mission is to enhance the lives of patients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura and other platelet disorders.

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura" for support, advocacy or research.

APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

http://www.apsfa.org

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Platelet Disorder Support Association

Our mission is to enhance the lives of patients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura and other platelet disorders.

http://www.pdsa.org

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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General Resources

APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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APS Friends & Support Forum

Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura" returned 244 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Incidental littoral cell angioma in refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura.
 

Author(s): Juli-Anne Gardner, Katherine Devitt

Journal: Blood. 2017 03;129(11):1564.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Study of CD4, CD8, and natural killer cells (CD16, CD56) in children with immune thrombocytopenic purpura.
 

Author(s): Farida Hussein El-Rashedi, Mahmoud Ahmed El-Hawy, Mohamed Ahmed Helwa, Sameh Said Abd-Allah

Journal: Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther. 2017 Mar;10(1):8-14.

 

To assess the percentage of CD4, CD8, and natural killer cells (CD16, CD56) in children with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) at presentation and study their impact on disease chronicity.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Length of stay, hospitalization cost, and in-hospital mortality in US adult inpatients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura, 2006-2012.
 

Author(s): Ruopeng An, Peizhong Peter Wang

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In this study, we examined the length of stay, hospitalization cost, and risk of in-hospital mortality among US adult inpatients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura" returned 28 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Multiple total hip arthroplasties in refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yilun Tang, Yan Xu, Zhibin Shi, Xiaorong Ma, Lihong Fan, Kunzheng Wang, Xiaoqian Dang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(15):e0308.

 

Refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura (RITP) manifests as low platelet count, with a high risk of hemorrhage, treatment difficulty, and high mortality. Total hip arthroplasty (THA) in RITP is rarely reported. This study aimed to evaluate multiple THAs or revision total hip arthroplasties ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Immunomodulatory treatments for persistent and chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura: A PRISMA-compliant systematic review and meta-analysis of 28 studies.
 

Author(s): Emmanuelle Weber, Quitterie Reynaud, Romain Fort, St├ęphane Durupt, Pascal Cath├ębras, Isabelle Durieu, Jean-Christophe Lega

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Sep;96(37):e7534.

 

Corticosteroid sparing is required in 15% to 40% of adults with persistent or chronic primary immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). Herein, the efficacy of immunomodulatory drugs (dapsone, interferon alpha, danazol, and hydroxychloroquine as second-third-line therapies in ITP is investigated.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Multiple myeloma developing during long-term clinical course of refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Han Yao, Xi Zhang, Jia Liu, Lidan Zhu, Guo Chen, Sha Wu, Lei Gao

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Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is an acquired, immune-mediated disease that is characterized by increased destruction of platelets by autoantibodies. Although the onset of the disease and clinical course are highly variable, the disease typically has a benign course. ITP associated ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

A Study of PRN1008 in Adult Patients With Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

 

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2018

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A Trial of Eltrombopag or Intravenous Immune Globulin Before Surgery for Immune Thrombocytopenia Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

 

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2018

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Effects of Helicobacter Pylori Eradication in Children With Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2018

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