When is transfer indicated for patients with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)?

Updated: Dec 14, 2019
  • Author: Michael A Silverman, MD, MD; Chief Editor: Gil Z Shlamovitz, MD, FACEP  more...
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Transfer may be necessary under the following conditions:

  • A hematologist is not available.
  • Blood bank support is insufficient.
  • A higher level of intensive care is needed.

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