Hello,, In recent times, treament of ITP
has shifted mainly to Steroid
therapy and other medicines class like ivIG, Immunosuppressants. Surgery for removal of spleen
) is avoided as the ITP patients have high chance of bleeding during the surgery, that makes the situation more critical. Moreover, surgery is NOT a 100% cure, it gives a durable period of remission in 60 to 65% patients.
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