Recommendations for standardization of laboratory testing for drug-induced immune thrombocytopenia: communication from the SSC of the ISTH.

@article{Arnold2015RecommendationsFS,
  title={Recommendations for standardization of laboratory testing for drug-induced immune thrombocytopenia: communication from the SSC of the ISTH.},
  author={Donald M. Arnold and Brian R Curtis and Tamam Bakchoul},
  journal={Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH},
  year={2015},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={676-8}
}
Drug-induced immune thrombocytopenia (DITP) is a lifethreatening clinical syndrome that is underrecognized and difficult to diagnose [1]. Clinical criteria can help determine the likelihood that a drug was the cause of thrombocytopenia, but confirmation of the diagnosis requires laboratory testing to demonstrate the presence of drugdependent platelet… CONTINUE READING