Start

Acquired von Willebrand's Disease with Bleeding in a Patient with Essential Thrombocythemia

Specialty:

Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Emergency Medicine, Family, General Practice, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Other

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with essential thrombocythemia (ET) may bleed excessively rather than form the usual thrombi. An acquired von Willebrand disease (vWD) may explain this problem.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone