Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

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Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is the condition of having an abnormally low platelet platelet count (thrombocytopenia...
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Prednisone 1,302 Nplate 275 Promacta 221
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Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and Itching

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nd then has had itchy skin ever since..occassionally itchy e...
" ...yr old son has had ITP with very low counts for 4 months. After a round of prednisone he developed hives and then has had itchy skin ever since..occassionally itchy eyes... "

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riod. I've known I've had ITP for a while (my counts we...
" ...for sharing. I started Rituxan today for the first time. Experienced some mild allergic reactions (tingly tongue and extremely itchy feet) and had to take a break and run it slower. The amount of... "

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TOPIC: itch?Diagnosed with ITP in 2002. Platelets 9. Had 4 R...
" ...Diagnosed with ITP in 2002. Platelets 9. ...Platelets under 20. 4 Rituxan infusions. Platelets up over 56 so OK. May, 2012 platelets at 11. Rituxan 2 infusions... Had some itchy spots on my ankles...... "

was lupus. I have had ITP, a blood clot in my lung, an...
" ...a low dose of prednisone, and she wont. SHe wants me to go on another anti deppresent.. What???!!! Does shee think this is all in my head? I feel so frustrated. I was so relieved when she said she... "

nee that was itchy. The itch went away but there is a hard k...
" ...below the knee that was itchy. The itch went away but there is a ...the center is turning red/purple. The leg aches in that area and the ...painful to the touch. I have a 24 year history of Idiopathic... "

get itchy hands when I withdraw from prednisone, bu...
" Hi all~ I get itchy hands when I withdraw from prednisone, but not petechiae. Just curious, since you've mentioned dropping really low right after a prednisone taper--did you drop lower... "

f help! I had ITP and speen was removed in 1990-could t...
" ...I don't take Zertec I itch all the time, my reactions ...great deal of help! I had ITP and speen was removed in 1990-could this all be caused by immune system? I now have to take prenisone when I take... "

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uld diagnose ITP by just looking at a rash. It would al...
" ...like petechiae except it was itchy. You can't diagnose ITP on your own. You need ...test to diagnose it. No doctor would diagnose ITP by just looking at a rash. It would also be unusual to get... "

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o inject. BTW I`ve had ITP for 35 years. Hope everything so...
" ...I am now on Nplate and SOMETIMES get the same reaction - I am self injecting now but it has happened both when I did it and at the hospital. I often wonder if there is some connection between my plt... "

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he danger zone. I've had ITP for five years this coming J...
" ...about 5 treatments of Decadron (40mg). My skin is also really dry and itchy and will probably stay this way. Back in July and August my platelets had dropped to 1000--so I was in the same... "

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