Anemia and Thrombocytopenia

Shirley P. Levine, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Copyright of the American Society of Hematology, 2006. ISSN: 1931-6860.

This case was reviewed and updated in November 2011 by Dr. Howard Liebman and members of the Teaching Cases Subcommittee.


Based on what you’ve learned so far, what are the best treatment options for this patient?

Antiplatelet Drugs
Immunosuppression with Corticosteroids
Plasma Exchange
Plasma Infusion
Platelet Transfusions

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