Jefferson University Hospitals

Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

If you are diagnosed with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), either acute or chronic, the experienced hematologists at Jefferson can give a thorough evaluation and develop a personalized treatment plan to manage your condition.

Members of Jefferson's Division of Hematology and the Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research are devoted to research into the causes of a wide variety of diseases of the blood and are particularly well recognized for depth and experience in diseases affecting blood platelets, hemorrhagic (bleeding) and thrombotic (clotting) disorders, hematologic malignancies (leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma) and other bone marrow disorders.