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Researchers interviewed clinicians and patients to develop a conceptual model of congenital thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.

Novel Assay Shows Promise for ADAMTS13 Activity Evaluation in Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

A novel assay for evaluating ADAMTS13 activity may be both fast and reliable for the diagnosis of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), according to the results of a study published in Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Hemostasis. A thrombotic microangiopathy that can be life-threatening, TTP can be diagnosed only through measurement of ADAMTS13 activity, which…

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