Immune Thrombocytopenia Associated with Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infection
KeywordsImmune thrombocytopenia, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, rituximab
Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) related to Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection is a rare condition and usually associated with a severe clinical course. We here report a case of a young man with a clinical diagnosis of severe ITP secondary to M. pneumoniae infection. The clinical features, therapy and outcome are presented.
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