Idiopathic thrombocytopen
One of very Close friend is suffering from the "Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic anpurpura" as doctor has recognized it . Another close friend states that "Its rare of rarest case and he will not survive", though he has no medical background. I am Very Much concerned about my Friend . Please can you tell me if it is curable or not
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Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician 4 yrs exp Bangalore
Hello there.... I can understand your concern about your friend.... The goal of medical care for immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is to increase the platelet count to a safe level, permitting patients to live normal lives while awaiting spontaneous or treatment-induced remission. ITP has no cure, and relapses may occur years after seemingly successful medical or surgical management...
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