Which bone marrow biopsy results are characteristic of immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)?

Updated: Apr 22, 2018
  • Author: Craig M Kessler, MD, MACP; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Answer

Sections of a needle biopsy specimen or marrow clot should reveal normal marrow cellularity, without evidence of hypoplasia or increased fibrosis.


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