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What is White platelet syndrome?

What is White platelet syndrome?

  • White platelet syndrome: A condition which is autosomal dominant that affects the platelets in the blood stream.

White platelet syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that White platelet syndrome, or a subtype of White platelet syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

White platelet syndrome: Introduction

Types of White platelet syndrome:

Broader types of White platelet syndrome:

What causes White platelet syndrome?

Causes of White platelet syndrome: see causes of White platelet syndrome

What are the symptoms of White platelet syndrome?

Symptoms of White platelet syndrome: see symptoms of White platelet syndrome

Can anyone else get White platelet syndrome?

More information: see contagiousness of White platelet syndrome
Inheritance: see inheritance of White platelet syndrome

White platelet syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for White platelet syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and White platelet syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for White platelet syndrome: Hematologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for White platelet syndrome.
Treatments for White platelet syndrome: see treatments for White platelet syndrome

Name and Aliases of White platelet syndrome

Main name of condition: White platelet syndrome

Other names or spellings for White platelet syndrome:

Platelet granule deficiency disorder

Platelet granule deficiency disorder (White Platelet)
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

White platelet syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, White platelet syndrome:


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