Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Diagnosis and Management of Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

Recorded May 4, 2012 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Larry Greenbaum, MD, PhD
Marcus Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Emory University School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Recognize the clinical manifestations and laboratory findings in patients with thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA).
  • Recognize the distinctive clinical manifestations and laboratory findings in patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS).
  • Explain the role of the alternative complement pathway in aHUS.

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