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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

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Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired

Other Names for this Disease
  • Idiopathic thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Moschowitz syndrome
  • Purpura, thrombotic thrombocytopenic
  • TTP
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Platelet Disorder Support Association
    133 Rollins Avenue, #5
    Rockville, MD 20852
    Toll-free: 87-PLATELET (1-877-528-3538)
    Telephone: 301-770-6636
    Fax: 301-770-6638

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support