Thrombocytopenia 2

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Thrombocytopenia 2

Thrombocytopenia-2 is an autosomal dominant nonsyndromic disorder characterized by decreased numbers of normal platelets, resulting in a mild bleeding tendency. Laboratory studies show no defects in platelet function or morphology, and bone marrow examination shows normal numbers of megakaryocytes and normal maturation stages, suggesting defective platelet production or release (summary by {18:Pippucci et al., 2011}).
 

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The terms "Thrombocytopenia 2" returned 12 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Angiopoietin-2 and angiopoietin-2/angiopoietin-1 ratio as indicators of potential severity of Plasmodium vivax malaria in patients with thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Luciano Teixeira Gomes, Eduardo Rodrigues Alves-Junior, Clebson Rodrigues-Jesus, Andreia Ferreira Nery, Thamires Oliveira Gasquez-Martin, Cor Jesus Fontes

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Angiogenic factors such as angiopoietin 1 (Ang-1) and angiopoietin 2 (Ang-2) are biomarkers produced during activation and dysfunction of the vascular endothelium in several infectious diseases. The aim of this study was to determine the serum levels of Ang-1 and Ang-2 and to establish ...

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2014

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Spontaneous heparin-induced thrombocytopenia syndrome: 2 new cases and a proposal for defining this disorder.
 

Author(s): Theodore E Warkentin, Paul A Basciano, Jared Knopman, Richard A Bernstein

Journal: Blood. 2014 Jun;123(23):3651-4.

 

The existence of spontaneous heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) syndrome (or autoimmune HIT), defined as a transient prothrombotic thrombocytopenic disorder without proximate heparin exposure serologically indistinguishable from HIT, is controversial. We describe 2 new cases presenting ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2014

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Severe thrombocytopenia due to repaglinide in a patient with type 2 diabetes.
 

Author(s): Hisayuki Katsuyama, Chika Hiraishi, Yuki Hakoshima, Hidekatsu Yanai

Journal: Diabetes Care. 2013 Mar;36(3):e36.

 

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2013

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Interleukin-2 Treatment for Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS); X-linked Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2015

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