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Hemangioma thrombocytopenia syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Kasabach Merritt phenomenon
  • Kasabach Merritt syndrome
  • KMP
  • Thrombocytopenia-hemangioma syndrome
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ORDR-Sponsored Conferences

  • RDCRN 3rd Conference on Clinical Research for Rare Diseases, Tuesday, October 02, 2012
    Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center, Rockville, MD
    Description: Clinical research in rare diseases presents a number of challenges and unique issues that are not usually considered in the training of clinical investigators through existing training programs. Goals of the conference include: direct instruction of trainees and new investigators in rare disease research methodology; development of a reusable curriculum/syllabus on rare disease research methodology; and stimulation of ideas regarding the unique issues facing investigators engaged in the study of rare diseases.

  • Interdisciplinary Workshop on Vascular Anomalies Associated with Coagulopathies, Thursday, October 06, 2011 - Friday, October 07, 2011
    Location: Crowne Plaza Milwaukee, Wauwatosa , Wisconsin
    Description: Our long-term goal is the improvement of care for infants and children affected by the rare vascular tumors, KHE/KMP and MLT. The overall goal of this workshop is to provide an open forum for an interdisciplinary team of expert clinicians and investigators to accelerate the development of guidelines of care and foster both clinical and basic science research in this field.

  • VI International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (ICORD 2010): Global Approach to Accessibility in Rare Diseases, Orphan Drugs and Neglected Diseases , Thursday, March 18, 2010 - Saturday, March 20, 2010
    Location: Palais Rouge Convention Center, Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Description: For the first time, the VI International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (ICORD 2010) was convened in the southern hemisphere in agreement with its aim of globalization of rare diseases research and orphan products development activities.