This is a case report of a 35 year old man who came with a long history of weight loss and weakness and one week history of painless hematuria. There was history of hetero and homosexual contacts.
Complete blood film showed gross anemia and thrombocytopenia with fragmented red cells on peripheral smear. LDH levels were elevated. The patient tested positive for mv antibodies based on ELISA technique. A diagnosis of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura [TTP] with mv was made
Naila Rahman ,
AIDS and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura,
Infect. Dis. J. Pak. 2006;
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