Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 25, 2019
  • Author: Malvinder S Parmar, MBBS, MS, FRCPC, FACP, FASN; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to consider include the following:

  • Decreased plasma levels of clotting factors V and factor VIII

  • Increased activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) and prothrombin time (PT)

  • Increased D-dimer and fibrinogen-degradation products (FDP)

  • Scleroderma renal crisis

  • Thrombotic microangiopathy in patients with cancer

  • Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency [23]

Differential Diagnoses