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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Introduction

Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: A blood disorder triggered by the use of the drug called heparin which is an anticoagulant. The severity of the condition is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is available below.

Symptoms of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Complications

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Causes of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Animations

Research about Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

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Statistics for Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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