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Index of Wyllie et al for Predicting Mortality in a Patient with TTP or HUS

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Wyllie et al developed an index for predicting risk of 6-month mortality in a patient with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) or hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). This can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management or a novel therapy. The authors are from the University of Western Ontario and University of Ottawa in Canada.

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