Cerebral infarction in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: a case report.

Abstract

Cerebral infarction is a rare but recognised complication of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. With traditional therapies including antiplatelets precluded in such patients and little guidance in the literature, the optimal treatment strategy is unknown. This report describes a case of ischaemic stroke in a patient with idiopathic thrombocytopenic… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr.04.2009.1748

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@article{Mahawish2009CerebralII, title={Cerebral infarction in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: a case report.}, author={Karim M Mahawish and Nicholas John Pocock and Sujeeth Mangarai and Anil Sharma}, journal={BMJ case reports}, year={2009}, volume={2009} }