Be a part of the ITP community and stay informed.
Login to your account or REGISTER
.

•  Web site Help & Info

Welcome, Guest
Username: Password: Remember me
  • Page:
  • 1

TOPIC:

"watch and wait" practice 4 years 1 month ago #68269

  • gpT2
  • Offline
  • Posts: 21
  • Thank you received: 1
Our little guy (now 2years, 9 months) was diagnosed 5/2019. Received steroids twice with response lasting around 1 week each time. IVIG elicited a positive response for less than 2 weeks. Months of NPlates with no response. Now on 50mg of Promacta. No real positive response. (One lab found a count of 32 but dropped the next week.) Most recent count was 10. Not unusual for him to be <10. He does have bruises but no "wet" bleeding. My question is this: Can anyone share with me what kind of parameters they were comfortable with when practicing the "watch and wait" policy? Thank you.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Page:
  • 1
Charity Navigator
GuideStar Seal
NORD Member Badge
THSNA logo
THSNA Summit 2024
April 3-6th
https://www.thsna.org/2024