Immune thrombocytopenia

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Immune thrombocytopenia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 330 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical characteristics of immune thrombocytopenia associated with autoimmune disease: A retrospective study.
 

Author(s): Yuan Liu, Shiju Chen, Yuechi Sun, Qingyan Lin, Xining Liao, Junhui Zhang, Jiao Luo, Hongyan Qian, Lihua Duan, Guixiu Shi

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Dec;95(50):e5565.

 

To clarify clinical characteristics of immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) subsets associated with autoimmune diseases (AIDs).Five thousand five hundred twenty patients were reviewed retrospectively. One hundred four ITP patients were included for analysis. Clinical manifestations at first ...

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2016

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Long-term complications of splenectomy in adult immune thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Lan-Huong Thai, Matthieu Mahévas, Françoise Roudot-Thoraval, Nicolas Limal, Laetitia Languille, Guillaume Dumas, Mehdi Khellaf, Philippe Bierling, Marc Michel, Bertrand Godeau

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Nov;95(48):e5098.

 

The recent large decrease in splenectomy use for chronic immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is partly due to still-unsolved questions about long-term safety. We performed the first single-center exposed/unexposed cohort study evaluating the long-term incidence of splenectomy complications ...

Last Updated: 30 Nov 2016

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Vancomycin-induced Immune Thrombocytopenia Proven by the Detection of Vancomycin-dependent Anti-platelet Antibody with Flow Cytometry.
 

Author(s): Jun Yamanouchi, Takaaki Hato, Sanshiro Shiraishi, Kazuto Takeuchi, Yoshihiro Yakushijin, Masaki Yasukawa

Journal: Intern. Med.. ;55(20):3035-3038.

 

Vancomycin-induced thrombocytopenia is a rare adverse reaction that may be overlooked because no specific diagnostic test is currently available. We herein report a patient with vancomycin-induced immune thrombocytopenia who was diagnosed by the detection of vancomycin-dependent anti-platelet ...

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2016

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 58 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current Management of Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Drew Provan, Adrian C Newland

Journal: Adv Ther. 2015 Oct;32(10):875-87.

 

Primary immune thrombocytopenia is an autoimmune disorder of unknown cause affecting both children and adults. The low peripheral blood platelet count is caused by premature platelet destruction by self-reacting antibodies in addition to an impairment of platelet production. The disease ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2016

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How does dapsone work in immune thrombocytopenia? Implications for dosing.
 

Author(s): Quentin A Hill

Journal: Blood. 2015 Jun;125(23):3666-8.

 

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2015

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Severe bleeding events in adults and children with primary immune thrombocytopenia: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): C Neunert, N Noroozi, G Norman, G R Buchanan, J Goy, I Nazi, J G Kelton, D M Arnold

Journal: J. Thromb. Haemost.. 2015 Mar;13(3):457-64.

 

The burden of severe bleeding in adults and children with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) has not been established.

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

A Single-center Clinical Trial of Bortezomib in Management of Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2017

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A Multi-center Study of Low-dose Decitabine for the Treatment of Immune Thrombocytopenia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 26 Jul 2016

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Clinical Trial of Gut Microbiota in the Management of Immune Thrombocytopenia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2017

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