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Table 2 Diagnostic criteria for TMA [4, 35, 36]

From: Differences and similarities between disseminated intravascular coagulation and thrombotic microangiopathy

  STEC-HUS aHUS TTP TMA
Hemoglobin (g/dl) 10.0  10.0  Hemolysis 10.0 
Platelet (× 104/μl) 15.0  15.0  Thrombocytopenia 15.0 
Ogan failure Renal failure Creatinine 1.5 folds of the standard Renal failure Creatinine 1.5 folds of the standard Neurological symptoms ?
Laboratory finding Detection of STEC Genetic abnormality in the complement system ADAMTS13 < 10% ?
  1. TMA thrombotic microangiopathy, aHUS atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome, TTP thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, STEC Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli