Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathy: defining a disorder

George, J. N.
June 2008
Bone Marrow Transplantation;Jun2008, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p917
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the importance of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathy (TA-TMA). He remarks that TA-TMA's importance is documented not only by the experience of clinicians but also by extensive clinical investigation. He asserts that despite efforts to develop consensus diagnostic criteria, the syndrome of TA-TMA has resisted clear definition, accurate diagnosis and effective treatment.


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