Other inherited bleeding disorders: Platelet defects

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    This chapter reviews less common inherited bleeding diathesis such as congenital thrombocytopenia, inherited platelet dysfunction, and deficiency of coagulation factors such as XIII. Inherited platelet defects fall into two general categories: congenital defects in platelet function and the inherited thrombocytopenic disorders. These syndromes cause varying degrees of platelet-type bleeding ranging from minor to severe.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationHemostasis and Thrombosis, Third Edition
    PublisherSpringer International Publishing
    Number of pages4
    ISBN (Electronic)9783319093123
    ISBN (Print)9783319093116
    StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)


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