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Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura with normal platelet survival time
  1. G. W. K. Donaldson,
  2. A. C. Parker,
  3. M. McArthur,
  4. J. Richmond
  1. Department of Medicine, The Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh


    Platelet survival has been measured in 16 patients with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Of this group, three patients had a normal result and surface counting did not show high splenic uptake. The clinical features of these patients are described. These patients have remained well for several years without treatment.

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