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Can you die from thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura?
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: YES
Unfortunately, yes.
People can die from ttp. They can develop seizure, coma, renal failure, cardiac hemmorhage/bleeding, sudden cardiac arrest, myocardial infarction etc. Need to get treatment as soon as possible.

In brief: YES
Unfortunately, yes.
People can die from ttp. They can develop seizure, coma, renal failure, cardiac hemmorhage/bleeding, sudden cardiac arrest, myocardial infarction etc. Need to get treatment as soon as possible.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
agre absolutely... fortunately modern treatments are effective in 80-90% cases.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
This can be a life-threatening condition.
It should be treated by a physician experienced in the disorder, generally a hematologist.

In brief: Yes
This can be a life-threatening condition.
It should be treated by a physician experienced in the disorder, generally a hematologist.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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