What are the disorders of platelet function?

Updated: Nov 30, 2019
  • Author: Perumal Thiagarajan, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Inherited disorders of platelet function are as follows:

  • Disorders of platelet adhesion (von Willebrand disease, Bernard-Soulier syndrome)
  • Disorders of aggregation (Glanzmann thrombasthenia)
  • Disorders of secretion
  • Disorders of thromboxane synthesis

Acquired disorders of platelet function may result from the following:


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