High Remission Rate of Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia in Children: Result of 20-Year Follow-Up

PURPOSE This study examined the outcomes of children with chronic immune thrombocytopenia (ITP). MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively analyzed the medical records of all patients diagnosed with ITP from January 1992 to December 2011 at our institution. RESULTS A total of 128 patients (64%) satisfied the criteria for newly diagnosed ITP, 31 (15%) for… CONTINUE READING