Platelet Disorders

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Platelet Disorders

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 46 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tat 101-mediated enhancement of brain pericyte migration involves platelet-derived growth factor subunit B homodimer: implications for human immunodeficiency virus-associated neurocognitive disorders.
 

Author(s): Fang Niu, Honghong Yao, Wenting Zhang, Roy Lee Sutliff, Shilpa Buch

Journal: J. Neurosci.. 2014 Aug;34(35):11812-25.

 

In the era of antiretroviral therapy, although the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) replication can be successfully controlled, complications of the CNS continue to affect infected individuals. Viral Tat protein is not only neurotoxic but has also been shown to disrupt the integrity ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2014

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[Viral etiology in children with acute lower respiratory tract infections plus platelet disorders in Changsha, China: an analysis of 255 cases].
 

Author(s): Hua Liu, Xiang-Ling He, Bing Zhang, Ni-Guang Xiao, Ya-Lan You, Zhao-Jun Duan

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2014 Apr;16(4):406-9.

 

To investigate the viral etiology in hospitalized children with acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRTI) plus platelet disorders.

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2014

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Evaluation of a whole blood remote platelet function test for the diagnosis of mild bleeding disorders.
 

Author(s): N Dovlatova, M Lordkipanidzé, G C Lowe, B Dawood, J May, S Heptinstall, S P Watson, S C Fox,

Journal: J. Thromb. Haemost.. 2014 May;12(5):660-5.

 

Mild platelet function disorders (PFDs) are complex and difficult to diagnose. The current gold standard test, light transmission aggregometry (LTA), including lumi-aggregometry, is time and labour intensive and blood samples must be processed within a limited time after venepuncture. ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Inherited platelet disorders including Glanzmann thrombasthenia and Bernard-Soulier syndrome.
 

Author(s): Reyhan Diz-Küçükkaya

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():268-75.

 

Inherited platelet disorders (IPDs) are a heterogeneous group of diseases affecting platelet production, morphology, and function. The degree of thrombocytopenia and functional abnormality of platelets determines the clinical manifestations. Although severe deficiencies may cause ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Inherited, congenital and acquired disorders by hemostasis (vascular, platelet & plasmatic phases) with repercussions in the therapeutic oral sphere.
 

Author(s): Juan-José Arrieta-Blanco, Ricardo Oñate-Sánchez, Federico Martínez-López, Daniel Oñate-Cabrerizo, Maria-del Carmen Cabrerizo-Merino

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The hemostasis alterations, either congenital or hereditary origin, and acquired, are circumstances that hinder oral care to patients who suffer them and also generates in the professional who has to attend, high stress. Bleeding control once established and dental treatment planning, ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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Transcription factors in late megakaryopoiesis and related platelet disorders.
 

Author(s): M R Tijssen, C Ghevaert

Journal: J. Thromb. Haemost.. 2013 Apr;11(4):593-604.

 

Cell type-specific transcription factors regulate the repertoire of genes expressed in a cell and thereby determine its phenotype. The differentiation of megakaryocytes, the platelet progenitors, from hematopoietic stem cells is a well-known process that can be mimicked in culture. ...

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2013

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Thrombocytopathy in Gaucher Disease Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gaucher Disease; Thrombocytopathy

 

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2011

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Use of Proteomics for the Diagnosis of a Platelet-related Bleeding Disorder
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Platelet Disorders

 

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2015

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Safety and Efficacy of Eltrombopag at Escalated Doses
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia; Platelet Disorder

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2013

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