Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia is a bleeding disorder that’s characterized by impaired platelet function. Patients may experience symptoms ranging from minimal bruising to potentially fatal hemorrhaging.2,3
Know the Signs of Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia.
Glanzmann's thrombasthenia (GT) is a rare bleeding disorder that requires careful diagnosis.1 For a clinical resource on a diagnostic algorithm for GT, reach out to your Novo Nordisk Representative.
What is Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia?
4-year-old patient experiencing severe epistaxis.4,a
aThis is an actual patient case.
A correct diagnosis is crucial.
Most patients with Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia present with spontaneous and moderate bleeds. However, 26% of bleeds can be severe.5,b
bBased on data from Glanzmann’s Thrombasthenia Registry (GTR).
Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia diagnoses are very rare.
Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia affects ~1 in 1 million people.2 Patients typically begin showing symptoms in childhood.6
Walk through the diagnostic steps.
Your local Novo Nordisk Representative can share a diagnostic algorithm and management guidelines for Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia.
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