The Thrombotic Microangiopathies in Your Clinical Practice: A Discussion on Identifying Patients With Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

1:40– 2:10 pm
Friday, August 18
Corporate Showcase Presentations

This presentation will:

  • Distinguish atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) from other thrombotic microangiopathies (TMAs) with similar clinical presentations.
  • Describe clinical considerations in the diagnosis of aHUS in patients with TMA.
  • Increase confidence in diagnosing aHUS in patients who present with complement-amplifying conditions.
  • Recognize the limitations of plasma therapy in aHUS.
  • Enhance understanding of factors that affect long-term management of patients with aHUS.

Alexion

Presented by Alexion Pharmaceuticals 

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Speaker:

Lance D. Trainor, MD