Glanzmann's thrombasthenia


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Related to Glanzmann's thrombasthenia: Bernard-Soulier syndrome, Von Willebrand disease

Glanz·mann's thrombasthenia

(glănz′mənz, glänts′mänz)
n.
An inherited hemorrhagic disorder characterized by normal or prolonged bleeding time, normal coagulation time but defective clot retraction, and normal platelet count but morphologic or functional abnormality of platelets. Also called Glanzmann's disease.
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Webster, "Glanzmann's thrombasthenia: report of two oral surgical cases using a new microfibrillar collagen preparation and EACA for hemostasis," Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, vol.
Morishita et al., "Tooth extraction in a patient with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia," International Journal of Oral Surgery, vol.
Sottilotta, "Recombinant activated factor VII combined with desmopressin in preventing bleeding from dental extraction in a patient with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia," Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis, vol.
Glanzmann's thrombasthenia is a rare disorder, but can lead to life-threatening haemorrhage in pregnancy and puerperium and also for the newborn.
Pregnancy in women with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia requires multidisciplinary management, preferably at a tertiary care centre.
(10.) Poon MC, Zotz R, Di Minno G, Abrams ZS, Knudsen JB, Laurian Y Glanzmann's thrombasthenia treatment: a prospective observational registry on the use of recombinant human activated factor VII and other hemostatic agents.
Formation of obstructing blood clot in the ureter in a patient with Glanzmann's thrombasthenia. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 2011:25:735-7.
Hemostasis in Glanzmann's thrombasthenia (GT): GT platelets interfere with the aggregation of normal platelets.
Describing Prof Caen as a man "who has dedicated his life to the study of Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia, " Mr Justice Astill said his evidence suggested that Mrs Wood could have survived.
Platelet transfusion in a patient affected by Glanzmann's thrombasthenia with antibodies against GPIIb-IIIa.
Diagnosis of Bernard- Soulier syndrome and Glanzmann's thrombasthenia with a monoclonal assay on whole blood.