How is immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) managed?

Updated: Jun 28, 2019
  • Author: Craig M Kessler, MD, MACP; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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ITP has no cure, and relapses may occur years after seemingly successful medical or surgical management. [6] Most children with acute ITP do not require treatment, and the condition resolves spontaneously. [7, 8]


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