Which factors decrease the risk of developing chronic immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)?

Updated: Jan 11, 2020
  • Author: Craig M Kessler, MD, MACP; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
  • Print
Answer

Factors associated with lower likelihood of developing chronic ITP were as follows:

  • Mucosal bleeding at diagnosis (OR 0.39)
  • Treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin alone (OR 0.71)

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!