Acquired von Willebrand syndrome: is it an extremely rare disorder or do we see only the tip of the iceberg?

J Thromb Haemost. 2008 Apr;6(4):565-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2008.02917.x. Epub 2008 Jan 25.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antigens / analysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases / epidemiology
  • Autoimmune Diseases / etiology
  • Autoimmune Diseases / immunology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / complications
  • Deamino Arginine Vasopressin / therapeutic use
  • Disease Management
  • Hemorrhage / etiology
  • Humans
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use
  • Incidence
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic / complications
  • Lymphoproliferative Disorders / complications
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders / complications
  • Neoplasms / complications
  • Prospective Studies
  • Registries
  • von Willebrand Diseases / diagnosis
  • von Willebrand Diseases / epidemiology*
  • von Willebrand Diseases / etiology
  • von Willebrand Diseases / immunology
  • von Willebrand Diseases / therapy
  • von Willebrand Factor / analysis

Substances

  • Antigens
  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Von Willebrand antigen
  • von Willebrand Factor
  • Deamino Arginine Vasopressin