Immune thrombocytopenic purpura presenting in a patient after renal transplant for diabetic nephropathy

@inproceedings{Rashid2018ImmuneTP,
  title={Immune thrombocytopenic purpura presenting in a patient after renal transplant for diabetic nephropathy},
  author={Raja Muhammad Rashid and Zahid Nabi and Ahmad Ansari and Quratul-ain Qaiser},
  booktitle={BMC nephrology},
  year={2018}
}
BACKGROUND Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is primarily characterized by immune-mediated destruction of platelets in circulation. Major treatment options range from careful observation, steroids, immunosuppressive medications, immunoglobulins to splenectomy. Interestingly and rarely, ITP has also been reported after solid organ transplantation in… CONTINUE READING