This section considers studies of general medicine and surgical intervention in children and adolescents.
Deficiency of ADAMTS-13 in pediatric patients with severe sepsis and impact on in-hospital mortality
The enzyme involved in regulating the size of vWF (von Willebrand factor) in plasma is ADAMTS-13 (A disintegrin and metalloprotease with thrombospondin type-1 motives). Deficient proteolysis of ULvWF (ultra la...
Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2013 13:44