"Purpura, Thrombocytopenic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Any form of purpura in which the PLATELET COUNT is decreased. Many forms are thought to be caused by immunological mechanisms.
- Purpura, Thrombocytopenic
- Purpuras, Thrombocytopenic
- Thrombocytopenic Purpura
- Thrombocytopenic Purpuras
- Purpura, Thrombopenic
- Purpuras, Thrombopenic
- Thrombopenic Purpura
- Thrombopenic Purpuras
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Purpura, Thrombocytopenic" by people in Profiles.
Relationship between megakaryocyte mass and serum thrombopoietin levels as revealed by a case of cyclic amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura. Br J Haematol. 1999 May; 105(2):452-8.
Low-dose cyclosporin A therapy in children with refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 1999 Jan-Feb; 21(1):77-9.
Control of bleeding in patients with immune and nonimmune thrombocytopenia with aminocaproic acid. Arch Intern Med. 1989 Sep; 149(9):1959-61.
Complete resolution of life-threatening hemangioma by embolization and corticosteroids. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1982 Dec; 70(6):739-44.
The obstetrical management of patients with immunologic thrombocytopenic purpura. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 1982 Feb; 20(1):23-8.
Effect of plasma, steroids, or steroid products on the adhesion of human opsonized thrombocytes to human leukocytes. J Lab Clin Med. 1975 Mar; 85(3):478-86.
Sex-linked hereditary thrombocytopenia as a variant of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome. N Engl J Med. 1967 Oct 26; 277(17):899-901.