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Disease Thrombotic Microangiopathies

Name Thrombotic Microangiopathies
Synonyms Microangiopathies, Thrombotic | Microangiopathy, Thrombotic | Thrombotic Microangiopathy
Definition Diseases that result in THROMBOSIS in MICROVASCULATURE. The two most prominent diseases are PURPURA, THROMBOTIC THROMBOCYTOPENIC; and HEMOLYTIC-UREMIC SYNDROME. Multiple etiological factors include VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL CELL damage due to SHIGA TOXIN; FACTOR H deficiency; and aberrant VON WILLEBRAND FACTOR formation.
Categories Blood disease
MeSH® ID D057049

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DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blood Platelet Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thrombocytopenia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thrombotic Microangiopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Thrombotic Microangiopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Purpura, Thrombocytopenic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes