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Last minute THSNA call for abstracts (tomorrow is the deadline), see their web site for details....
Nov 16, 2017 7:10am
George found a provocative ASH platfom presentation abstract by A. Cap, "Targeting Hemorrhage:...
Nov 15, 2017 7:55am
From Dean Willett, Precision BioLogic Inc. As I read the 11-8-17 comments from Dr. Elman a bit of a...
Nov 8, 2017 6:36pm
From "Ari." Hi George, I stumbled upon your amazing site when researching this question and was...
Nov 8, 2017 4:11pm
Nov 16, 2017 7:10am
Last minute THSNA call for abstracts (tomorrow is the deadline), see their web site for details. The meeting is March 8–10 in San Diego.  
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Nov 15, 2017 7:55am
George found a provocative ASH platfom presentation abstract by A. Cap, "Targeting Hemorrhage: Alternative Storage of Platelets for Hemostatic Transfusion." describing alternatives to current platelet concentrate storage guidelines. Saturday, December 9, 9:30 or 4.
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Nov 8, 2017 6:36pm
From Dean Willett, Precision BioLogic Inc. As I read the 11-8-17 comments from Dr. Elman a bit of a lightbulb went off in my head.
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Nov 8, 2017 4:11pm
From "Ari." Hi George, I stumbled upon your amazing site when researching this question and was wondering if you could shed some light on this. I have a patient who had a DVT. His PCP noted a slightly prolonged aPTT and sent mixing studies. From what I can tell, the aPTT mostly corrected with mix, but the PTT-LA is definitely long and only slightly corrects (basically it stays prolonged). I understand the PTT-LA results as indicative of a lupus anticoagulant (LAC ) which fits the clinical picture of DVT , but I'm having trouble understanding why the aPTT would correct on mixing. Can you shed some light on this? I've copied the relevant labs with patient identifying factors removed to this link: https://imgur.com/a/e0ubV. (Readers go to the link for the patient data, Geo.)
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