Platelet Disorders

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Platelet Disorders

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 72 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Haematological spectrum and genotype-phenotype correlations in nine unrelated families with RUNX1 mutations from the French network on inherited platelet disorders.
 

Author(s): Veronique Latger-Cannard, Christophe Philippe, Alexandre Bouquet, Veronique Baccini, Marie-Christine Alessi, Annick Ankri, Anne Bauters, Sophie Bayart, Pascale Cornillet-Lefebvre, Sylvie Daliphard, Marie-Joelle Mozziconacci, Aline Renneville, Paola Ballerini, Guy Leverger, Hagay Sobol, Philippe Jonveaux, Claude Preudhomme, Paquita Nurden, Thomas Lecompte, Remi Favier

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Less than 50 patients with FPD/AML (OMIM 601309) have been reported as of today and there may an underestimation. The purpose of this study was to describe the natural history, the haematological features and the genotype-phenotype correlations of this entity in order to, first, screen ...

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2016

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Platelet indices may be correlated with severity of vasospastic disorders.
 

Author(s): Murat Kadan, Kubilay Karabacak, Erkan Kaya, Gökhan Arslan, Gökhan Erol, Suat Doğancı, Vedat Yıldırım, Cengiz Bolcal, Ufuk Demirkılıç

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BACKGROUND Vasospastic disorders are common worldwide. In daily practice, routine blood samples are used for several investigations. In this study we aimed to determine the possible correlations between lymphocyte count, platelet indices, and the severity of vasospastic disorders. ...

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2015

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Platelet transfusions in platelet consumptive disorders are associated with arterial thrombosis and in-hospital mortality.
 

Author(s): Ruchika Goel, Paul M Ness, Clifford M Takemoto, Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, Karen E King, Aaron A R Tobian

Journal: Blood. 2015 Feb;125(9):1470-6.

 

While platelets are primary mediators of hemostasis, there is emerging evidence to show that they may also mediate pathologic thrombogenesis. Little data are available on risks and benefits associated with platelet transfusions in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), heparin-induced ...

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2015

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 25 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Comparison of different platelet count thresholds to guide administration of prophylactic platelet transfusion for preventing bleeding in people with haematological disorders after myelosuppressive chemotherapy or stem cell transplantation.
 

Author(s): Lise J Estcourt, Simon J Stanworth, Carolyn Doree, Sally Hopewell, Marialena Trivella, Michael F Murphy

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Platelet transfusions are used in modern clinical practice to prevent and treat bleeding in people who are thrombocytopenic due to bone marrow failure. Although considerable advances have been made in platelet transfusion therapy in the last 40 years, some areas continue to provoke ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2015

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Different doses of prophylactic platelet transfusion for preventing bleeding in people with haematological disorders after myelosuppressive chemotherapy or stem cell transplantation.
 

Author(s): Lise J Estcourt, Simon Stanworth, Carolyn Doree, Marialena Trivella, Sally Hopewell, Patricia Blanco, Michael F Murphy

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Platelet transfusions are used in modern clinical practice to prevent and treat bleeding in people who are thrombocytopenic due to bone marrow failure. Although considerable advances have been made in platelet transfusion therapy in the last 40 years, some areas continue to provoke ...

Last Updated: 2 Nov 2015

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A therapeutic-only versus prophylactic platelet transfusion strategy for preventing bleeding in patients with haematological disorders after myelosuppressive chemotherapy or stem cell transplantation.
 

Author(s): Gemma L Crighton, Lise J Estcourt, Erica M Wood, Marialena Trivella, Carolyn Doree, Simon Stanworth

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Platelet transfusions are used in modern clinical practice to prevent and treat bleeding in thrombocytopenic patients with bone marrow failure. Although considerable advances have been made in platelet transfusion therapy in the last 40 years, some areas continue to provoke debate, ...

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Thrombocytopathy in Gaucher Disease Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gaucher Disease; Thrombocytopathy

 

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2016

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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: 23 Mar 2016

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Eltrombopag for Inherited Thrombocytopenias
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Platelet Disorder

 

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2015

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