Thrombocytopenia-absent radius (TAR) syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that is apparent at birth (congenital). The disorder is characterized by low levels of platelets in the blood (thrombocytopenia), resulting in potentially severe bleeding episodes (hemorrhaging) primarily during infancy.
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GeneReviews: Thrombocytopenia Absent Radius Syndrome
Summary, diagnosis, clinical description, differential diagnosis, management, genetic counseling and molecular genetics.
NORD: Thrombocytopenia Absent Radius Syndrome
Offers the synonyms, a general discussion and further resources.
Patient: TAR Syndrome
Provides information on this rare autosomal recessive disorder including its epidemiology, presentation, differential diagnosis, investigation, management, prognosis and prevention.
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