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Hemolytic-uremic syndrome

  • Alternative Names

    HUS


    Prevention

    You can prevent the known cause, E. coli, by cooking hamburger and meats well and avoiding contact with unclean water.


    References

    McMillan R. Hemorrhagic disorders: abnormalities of platelet and vascular function. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 179.