Amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia of 4 years duration: Successful treatment with antithymocyte globulin Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Acquired amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura (AATP) is a rare cause of thrombocytopenia. Since it is a syndrome of diverse etiologies, the optimal treatment is often uncertain. In a patient with longstanding AATP, a complete remission was obtained with antithymocyte globulin.

publication date

  • June 1991