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Severe Autosomal Recessive Macrothrombocytopenia

Bleeding Disorder Platelet Type 19


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  • . // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2181 A definition of the term "thrombopenia" is presented.[connection.ebscohost.com]
  • Pre- and postaxial polydactyly may be present.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]
  • It usually presents at a juvenile age with proteinuria, sometimes causing nephrotic syndrome, with or without microhematuria. Our patient presented all clinical manifestation of MYH9 -RD, but cataract.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Presentation A previously healthy 9-year-old boy presents to the emergency department with acute-onset headache, vomiting, and blurry vision.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]
  • An important gene associated with Bleeding Disorder, Platelet-Type, 19 is PRKACG (Protein Kinase CAMP-Activated Catalytic Subunit Gamma), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Response to elevated platelet cytosolic Ca2 and PAK Pathway.[malacards.org]
  • Second, PKA can inhibit cAMP synthesis by inhibiting adenylyl cyclase, which catalyzes the conversion of ATP into cAMP.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • (PMID: 9598317) Reinton N … Taskén K (Genomics 1998) 2 3 4 60 Molecular cloning of a tissue-specific protein kinase (C gamma) from human testis--representing a third isoform for the catalytic subunit of cAMP-dependent protein kinase.[genecards.org]
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  • […] person isn't infected sick in ICU usually more acute DIC: pt has been in hospital, low BP, high fever, usually with sepsis what is the treatment for thrombocytosis reactive: treat underlying condition other: depends on disease put on ASA to prevent strokes[quizlet.com]


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  • Various syndromes and diseases are associated with thrombocytopenia, including the following: Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome caused by mutations in the WAS gene should be suspected in males affected with: Profound thrombocytopenia ( Small platelet size ( 2[centogene.com]
  • Based on the mean platelet volume, ITs have been classified into 3 subgroups with large, normal, or small platelets.[doi.org]
  • For example, presence of small platelets is typical of Wiscott-Aldrich syndrome and X-linked thrombocytopenia.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]


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  • Treatment Treatment Options: No treatment has been reported.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]
  • : Supportive with treatment of hemorrhage, infections and autoimmune syndromes Bone marrow transplant can be curative Platelet transfusion should be HLA matched PRBCs should be irradiated and CMV negative what is a good indicator of platelet disorders[quizlet.com]
  • Furthermore, treatment should be focused on the etiology of thrombocytopenia (e.g. discontinuation of the drug that caused the thrombocytopenia, treatment of the underlying infection, chemotherapy, and others).[centogene.com]
  • The elevation of liver enzymes does not require any specific treatment.[revistanefrologia.com]


  • Genotyping is a valuable tool for guiding diagnosis and prognosis. Finally, awareness of rare genetic kidney disorders is essential to ensure accurate diagnosis and proper management of orphan disease patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Genetic analysis is specially importance in this disease, because as previously mentioned, the existence of a correlation genotype-phenotype may be relevant for prognosis.[revistanefrologia.com]
  • […] dominate mutations in NBEAL2 gene at 3p21 * Macrothrombocytopenia with gray platelets with * deficient α granules ** Mild to moderate bleeding diathesis * Associated with myelofibrosis, splenomegaly, and elevated serum B12 * Treatment is supportive but prognosis[quizlet.com]
  • Prognosis With a good education, adequate care and prevention of trauma, patients can live a fairly normal life.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]
  • She presented with no syndromic features but many bleeding episodes during infancy, including epistaxis, spontaneous hematomas, menorrhagias inducing anemia, and, notably, 3 consecutive bleeding ruptures of ovarian cysts involving life prognosis and requiring[doi.org]


  • The etiology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is likely to be multifactorial, involving both genetic and environmental factors.[nectarmutation.org]
  • Furthermore, treatment should be focused on the etiology of thrombocytopenia (e.g. discontinuation of the drug that caused the thrombocytopenia, treatment of the underlying infection, chemotherapy, and others).[centogene.com]
  • Etiology Defects in three genes give rise to the typical clinical features and platelet anomalies associated with BSS. This is due to the multisubunit nature of the affected GPIb-V-IX receptor, whose structure is shown in Figure 1.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]


  • Relevant External Links for PRKACG Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator PRKACG Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology: PRKACG No data available for Genatlas for PRKACG Gene The gene encoding the C gamma catalytic subunit[genecards.org]
  • Epidemiology of chronic renal disease in the Galician population: results of the pilot Spanish EPIRCE study. Kidney Int Suppl, (2005), pp. S16-S19 [13] A. Otero, F.A. De, P. Gayoso, F. Garcia.[revistanefrologia.com]
  • Epidemiology This syndrome is extremely rare as only 100 cases have been reported in published articles, mostly in the populations of Japan, Europe, and North America.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]
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Age distribution


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  • […] of thrombosis, especially in patients with dialysis catheters How does myeloproliferative disorders cause platelet disorders Clonal abnormalities in megakaryocytes produces defective platelets Patients with MPDs often on anti-thrombotic medication to prevent[quizlet.com]
  • (f) Women in reproductive age. – Oral contraceptives are effective in preventing or controlling menorrhagia; however, they increase the risk of thrombosis, which is also described in patients with MYH9 gene mutations.[revistanefrologia.com]
  • Prognosis With a good education, adequate care and prevention of trauma, patients can live a fairly normal life.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]
  • Mutations in filamin 1 prevent migration of cerebral cortical neurons in human periventricular heterotopia. Neuron 21, 1315–1325 (1998). 4. Gorlin, J. B., Yamin, R., Egan, S., Stewart, M., Stossel, T. P., Kwiatkowski, D. J. et al.[nature.com]

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