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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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Treatment


Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • The Rare Thrombotic Diseases Consortium aims to improve the lives of people with antiphospholipid antibody syndromes, heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, catastrophic antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (thrombotic storm), and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) through research.

    For more information, please contact:

    Sharon Hall
    Research Analyst
    Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Center
    Duke University Health System
    P.O. Box 3422 DUMC
    315 Trent Dr. Rm 273
    Durham, NC 27710
    Lab: 919-668-6329
    Office: 919-681-9565
    Fax: 919-681-6531
    E-mail: Sharon.hall@duke.edu

  • The Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool (RePORT) provides access to reports, data, and analyses of research activities at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), including information on NIH expenditures and the results of NIH-supported research. Although these projects may not conduct studies on humans, you may want to contact the investigators to learn more. To search for studies, click on the link and enter the disease name in the "Terms Search" box. Then click "Submit Query".