What are the expected responses to first-line therapy for immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) during pregnancy?

Updated: Jan 11, 2020
  • Author: Craig M Kessler, MD, MACP; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Expected responses to first-line therapy are as follows:

  • Oral corticosteroids—initial response 2-14 days, peak response 4-28 days
  • IVIG—initial response 1-3 days, peak response 2-7 days

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