I’m new to ITP, less than a week with my diagnosis. I am wondering how or when you decided to tell your family and friends. I am not having many symptoms and kind of accidentally found that my numbers were falling.
Hope you have told your family already:) And I HOPE that your platelets count went all the way back to normal or stopped in the "safe" zone. Just wan to share from my experience, expect my husband and kids nobody really remembers that I have ITP. And they forget sometimes as well. It's been year and a half and I have not had any treatments, except Promacta before surgery.
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