T gamma cell deficiency in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).

@article{Lauria1981TGC,
  title={T gamma cell deficiency in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).},
  author={Francesco Nicola Lauria and Vilma Mantovani and Daniel Catovsky and Anna Rita Guarini and Marco Gobbi and Luigi Gugliotta and E Mirone and Sante Tura},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of haematology},
  year={1981},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={156-60}
}
A significant reduction in the proportion and absolute number of circulating T gamma (suppressor) lymphocytes was observed in 15 adult patients with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). The proportion of T gamma cells was also reduced in the spleen of four patients so investigated. This abnormality was not seen in 5 patients cured by splenectomy… CONTINUE READING