Misdiagnosis of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired
Alternative diagnoses list for Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired:
For a diagnosis of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired,
the following list of conditions
have been mentioned in sources
as possible alternative diagnoses
to consider during the diagnostic process for Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired:
Diseases for which Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired may be an alternative diagnosis
The other diseases for which Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired
is listed as a possible alternative
diagnosis in their lists include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed.
Women with the condition tend to have heavy periods, since they actually have a bleeding disorder.
Severe afflictions may result in the women receiving a hysterectomy unnecessarily, when the
underlying cause has not been identified.
See the introduction to Von Willebrand's disease and bleeding disorder.
Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes,
or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes,
particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes.
They can also occur with poor diabetic control.
However, there are many other possible causes of leg rashes.
See causes of leg rash or misdiagnosis of diabetes.
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by physicians for this reason.
children may receive treatment for fungal skin infections.
See misdiagnosis of psoriasis or symptoms of psoriasis.
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired
or confirming a diagnosis of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, acquired.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.