Glanzmann, Eduard

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Eduard, Swiss clinician, 1887-1959.
Glanzmann disease - Synonym(s): Glanzmann thrombasthenia
Glanzmann-Naegeli syndrome - Synonym(s): Glanzmann thrombasthenia
Glanzmann and Riniker lymphocytophthisis - agammaglobulinemia, absent thymus, severe cytopenia, recurring infections, and inability to form antibodies.
Glanzmann thrombasthenia - a hemorrhagic diathesis due to defect in platelet membrane glycoprotein IIb-IIIa complex. Synonym(s): constitutional thrombopathy; Glanzmann disease; Glanzmann-Naegeli syndrome; hereditary hemorrhagic thrombasthenia
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Eduard Glanzmann in 1918 for the first time as abnormal clot retraction and defects in platelets (1).