What is the prognosis of congenital platelet disorders?

Updated: Nov 30, 2019
  • Author: Perumal Thiagarajan, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Among congenital bleeding disorders involving platelets, type III von Willebrand disease and type I Glanzmann thrombasthenia are severe diseases associated with lifelong hemorrhages. Most other platelet disorders are mild bleeding disorders.


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