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Clinical Prediction Score of Bentley et al for Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (TTP)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient for thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) using the predictive score of Bentley et al.

Specialty:

Hematology, Hematology

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage, complications, complication detection

ICD-10:

M31.1

Description:

Bentley et al developed a simple score for predicting the probability of a patient having thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP). The findings were correlated with the patient's ADAMTS13 activity. The authors are from the University of Utah and ARUP Laboratories in Salt Lake City.

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