Thromboembolism in adults with primary immune thrombocytopenia: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis.

Adults with primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) may be susceptible to thromboembolism (TE). The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate studies that reported the prevalence and risk of developing TE in the ITP population from ITP diagnosis and splenectomy. We searched several bibliographic databases and included 29 studies. Using meta… CONTINUE READING