Intracranial hemorrhage in immune thrombocytopenic purpura: a retrospective analysis.

@article{Butros2003IntracranialHI,
  title={Intracranial hemorrhage in immune thrombocytopenic purpura: a retrospective analysis.},
  author={Linda J Butros and James B Bussel},
  journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology},
  year={2003},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={660-4}
}
PURPOSE To ascertain characteristics of children with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) and intracranial hemorrhage (ICH). METHODS The authors identified 75 published cases of ICH in children with ITP by review of the literature from 1954 to 1998. Data pertaining to the ICH was recorded for age, gender, time from diagnosis of ITP (to ICH), platelet… CONTINUE READING