The Diagnosis Process for Patients With Congenital Plasminogen Deficiency

Pharmacy Times® interviewed Charles Nakar, MD and Amy Shapiro, MD, of the Indiana Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center, on the process for the diagnosis of patients with congenital plasminogen deficiency.

Pharmacy Times® interviewed Charles Nakar, MD and Amy Shapiro, MD, both pediatric hematologist-oncologists at the Indiana Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center, on their presentation at the 62nd ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition. The presentation discusses research into acute airway obstruction in 4 pediatric patients with congenital plasminogen deficiency treated with intravenous plasminogen replacement therapy under an expanded access protocol.

In this video, Shapiro describes the process for the diagnosis of patients with congenital plasminogen deficiency.