Web Pages
Acquired Bleeding Disorders
An article by Thomas G. DeLoughery, Associate Professor of Medicine. Platelet transfusion therapy and dysfunctional platelets are discussed.
Thrombocytopenia - Overview looks at this disorder and its causes, incidence and risk factors.
Thrombocytopenia During Pregnancy
An in depth look at gestational thrombocytopenia, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, HELLP syndrome, toxemia of pregnancy, TTP and HUS, systemic lupus erythematosus and APA syndrome.
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura
What it is, symptoms of ITP, diagnosis, acute and chronic forms and treatment.
Adult Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura
A guide for patients. A description of this disease followed by an in depth look.
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
ITP: A look at what these words actually mean, what he causes are, who gets it, diagnosis, how it affects children and adults and pregnant women.
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura
A look at the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of this disorder. Where to look for more information.
Glanzmann Thrombasthenia
Supporting those affected by GT and reseachers. Message board, contacts and related information on the condition.
Virtual Hospital: Bleeding Disorders
Differentiation of platelet versus coagulation defects, presentation, bleeding caused by qualitative platelet disorders and many more topics.
Platelet Disorder Support Association
Information and support for those with immune thrombocytopenic purpura and other low platelet disorders
Essential Thrombocythemia
Information on diagnosis, treatment, and management of rare bone marrow disease affecting platelets

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