Type 2B Von Willebrand Disease Mimicking Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia in the Neonatal Period

GÖK V. , IŞIK E., YILMAZ E. , AYDIN F. , ÖZCAN A. , ÜNAL E. , ...More

ERCIYES MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.43, no.2, pp.201-203, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/etd.2020.81557
  • Title of Journal : ERCIYES MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.201-203


Background: Type 2B von Willebrand disease (VWD) is a hereditary bleeding disorder caused by changes in the von Willebrand factor (VWF), which increases the binding of VWF to platelets. Type 2B VWD may present with thrombocytopenia.