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Thrombocytopenic purpura as the sole manifestation of a recurrence of Hodgkin's disease
  1. P. J. Hamilton,
  2. Audrey A. Dawson
  1. Haematology Unit, Department of Pathology, University of Aberdeen


    A man with apparently quiescent Hodgkin's disease presented with acute severe isolated thrombocytopenic purpura. Splenectomy revealed macroscopic involvement with Hodgkin's tissue and cured the thrombocytopenia.

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