Management of an acute outbreak of diarrhoea-associated haemolytic uraemic syndrome with early plasma exchange in adults from southern Denmark: an observational study

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Diarrhoea-associated haemolytic uraemic syndrome in adults is a life-threatening, but rare multisystem disorder that is characterised by acute haemolytic anaemia, thrombocytopenia, and renal insufficiency. We aimed to assess the success of management of this disorder with plasma exchange therapy.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftLancet
Vol/bind378
Udgave nummer9796
Sider (fra-til)1089-93
Antal sider5
ISSN0140-6736
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2011

Fingeraftryk

Plasma Exchange
Denmark
Disease Outbreaks

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Management of an acute outbreak of diarrhoea-associated haemolytic uraemic syndrome with early plasma exchange in adults from southern Denmark: an observational study. / Colic, Edin; Dieperink, Hans; Titlestad, Kjell; Tepel, Martin.

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