Local experience with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura from the western part of Turkey


Vural F. , DÖNMEZ A. , CAGIRGAN S., TOMBULOGLU M.

TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE, cilt.34, ss.163-169, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.transci.2005.09.039
  • Dergi Adı: TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.163-169

Özet

Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a fatal disorder if left untreated. Therapeutic plasma exchange (PE) has resulted in excellent remission and survival rates ill these patients but there is a need for alternative immuno-modulatory treatments in unresponsive patients.