Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • I bruise easily. Do I have idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)?
  • What are some other symptoms of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura?
  • Did I inherit ITP? Can I pass it on to my children?
  • How is ITP treated?
  • What are the side effects of prednisone?
  • What can I do to reduce the symptoms of ITP?


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Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 09/00