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Blood and Lymphatic Systems

Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest Blood and Lymphatic Systems:

Blood-Related Cancers: General Information | Leukemia (General) | Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) | Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) | Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) | Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) | Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML) | Eosinophilic Leukemia | Hairy Cell Leukemia | Hodgkin Lymphoma | Multiple Myeloma | Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Other Blood Disorders: Anemia | Bleeding Disorders | Bone Marrow Disorders | Clotting Disorders | Hemoglobinopathies | Methemoglobinemia | Platelet Disorders | White Blood Cell Disorders

Other Lymphatic Disorders: Histiocytosis | Inflammation & Infections | Lymphatic Malformations | Lymphedema | Lymphoproliferative Syndromes | Spleen Disorders

Other Topics: General Blood and Lymphatic System | Blood and Lymphatic System Diagnostic Tests | Blood Transfusion | Stem Cells | Stem Cell Transplantation (Blood and Marrow)


Platelet Disorders

(Jump to: Thrombocythemia (Excess Platelets) | Thrombocytopenia (Platelet Deficiency | Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura )
Thrombocythemia (Excess Platelets)
see Bone Marrow Disorders, Myeloproliferative Disorders


Thrombocytopenia (Platelet Deficiency)
General Information
Thrombocytopenia:NHLBI
Platelet Disorders and Oral Health:Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Congenital and Acquired Thrombocytopenia:ASH
Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia:Orphanet
Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia:American Heart Association
Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia:eMedicine
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP)
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura:NHLBI
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (in children):Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
About ITP:Platelet Disorder Support Association
ITP Treatments:Platelet Disorder Support Association
Other Types of Thrombocytopenia
Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia:National Cancer Institute
Evan's Syndrome:Madisons Foundation
GATA1-Related X-Linked Cytopenia:GeneReviews
May-Hegglin Anomaly:Madisons Foundation
Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome, see Immune System, Primary Immune Deficiency Diseases
WAS-Related Disorders (X-Linked Thrombocytopenia):GeneReviews


Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP)
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura:NHLBI
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: 2008 Update:Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura:Genetics Home Reference, NLM


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