Drug-induced Immune Thrombocytopenia.

  title={Drug-induced Immune Thrombocytopenia.},
  author={Beng Hock Chong},
  journal={Hematology/oncology clinics of North America},
  volume={27 3},
SUMMARY. Immune thrombocytopenia is a relatively common problem associated with the clinical usage of drugs. Drugs frequently implicated include quinine, quinidine, heparin, penicillins, cephalosporins, co-trimoxazole, gold and D-penicillamine. Bleeding including bruising and purpura is the usual clinical manifestation except in immune heparin-induced… CONTINUE READING