Create issue ticket

44 Possible Causes for Burr Cell, Decreased Platelet Count, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    ., schistocytes, burr cells, or helmet cells) on peripheral blood smear, AND Renal injury (acute onset) evidenced by either hematuria, proteinuria, or elevated creatinine[wwwn.cdc.gov] This results in platelet activation endothelial cell damage, and white blood cell activation, leading to systemic TMA, which manifests as decreased platelet count, hemolysis[en.wikipedia.org] Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura associated with ticlopidine-Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) 271 a review of 60 cases. Ann Intern Med 1998;128: 541–544.[doi.org]

  • Microangiopathic Hemolytic Anemia

    - schistocytes, “burr cells”, “helmet cells” and “triangle cells”. 6.[slideshare.net] Isolated decrease in red blood cells (hemoglobin) Anemia Isolated decrease in platelets Thrombocytopenia Isolated decrease in white blood cell count Leukopenia Decrease in[morningreporttgh.blogspot.com] The similarity of the mother's illness to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and of the daughter's to adult hemolytic uremic syndrome suggests that these diseases are variants[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • HELLP Syndrome

    Burr cells Schistocytes Reticulocyte count – consider to evaluate for presence of hemolysis Liver enzymes AST – 2 times the upper reference limit meets criteria LDH – markedly[arupconsult.com] Despite considerable patient variation, most gravid women with HELLP syndrome had decreasing platelet counts until 24 to 48 hours after delivery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSION: Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura can mimic HELLP syndrome late in gestation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    cells, helmet-shaped RBCs, normoblasts, reticulocytosis, unconjugated BR, Hb, hemosiderin, haptoglobin, proteinuria Management Corticosteroids, aspirin, dipyridamole, Igs[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The persistent decrease in platelet count initially posed limitations as the patient needed to undergo an invasive diagnostic procedure.[actamedicaphilippina.com.ph] KEYWORDS: Cerebral microbleeds; MRI; ischemic stroke; thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    Pitchenik AE, Burr J, Suarez M, Fertel D, Gonzalez G, Moas C.[cdc.gov] Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura/hemolytic uremic syndrome resulting in death has been reported among HIV-1--infected patients treated with high-dose valacyclovir but has[cdc.gov] Human T-cell lymphotropic virus-III (HTLV-III) seropositivity and related disease among 71 consecutive patients in whom tuberculosis was diagnosed: a prospective study.[cdc.gov]

  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    A peripheral blood smear (PBS) was performed, which contained schistocytes (32%) with helmet and burr cells.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] platelet count, and hemolytic anemia with schizocytes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) and atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) are thrombotic microangiopathies (TMAs) that can present in pregnancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Preeclampsia

    […] hemodilution of pregnancy Peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes) Increased bilirubin ( 1.2 mg/dL) Thrombocytopenia ( 100,000) due to hemolysis and low platelet[emedicine.com] Liver function tests and platelet counts must be performed to document decreasing values prior to hospital discharge.[emedicine.com] thrombocytopenic purpura and hemolytic uremic syndrome during her second pregnancy, before the correct diagnosis of atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome was recognized in the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Uremic Anemia

    ., schistocytes, burr cells, or helmet cells) on peripheral blood smear, AND Renal injury (acute onset) evidenced by either hematuria, proteinuria, or elevated creatinine[wwwn.cdc.gov] platelet count Elevated blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine due to decreased kidney function Blood and protein in urine Presence of shiga toxin-producing E. coli in[davita.com] Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (similar to hemolytic-uremic syndrome ) involves nonimmunologic platelet destruction.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Acquired Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    cells, helmet-shaped RBCs, normoblasts, reticulocytosis, unconjugated BR, Hb, hemosiderin, haptoglobin, proteinuria Management Corticosteroids, aspirin, dipyridamole, Igs[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] BACKGROUND: Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is a rare thrombotic microangiopathy, related to a severe ADAMTS13 deficiency (a disintegrin and metalloprotease with thromboSpondin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Platelet count was normal at admission and progressively decreased 6 days after intravenous thrombolysis with the occurrence of a hemolytic anemia with schistocytes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Heinz Body Hemolytic Anemia

    Burr Cells: Liver disease Renal disease Severe burns Bleeding gastric ulcers Maybe artifact Echinocyte (Burr Cell) Acanthocyte vs Echinocyte Howell-Jelly: are intracellular[medical-labs.net] The decreased count will indicate bone marrow depression. This may be due to drugs. Fibrosis of the marrow. Neoplasm.[labpedia.net] thrombocytopenic purpura ) Presence of a type of immature red blood cells called normoblasts may be due to: Cancer that has spread to bone marrow Blood disorder called erythroblastosis[m.ufhealth.org]

Similar symptoms