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Can depression lead to the disease itp?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

The cause of itp (idiopathic thrombocyopenic purpura) is not known but depression does not seem to be the culprit.

In brief: No

The cause of itp (idiopathic thrombocyopenic purpura) is not known but depression does not seem to be the culprit.
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2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura is not known to be caused by depression.
However, itp requires a thorough evaluation of potential factors that could or may have contributed, and these include medications, recent infection, and so on, so be sure to provide a full history.

In brief: No

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura is not known to be caused by depression.
However, itp requires a thorough evaluation of potential factors that could or may have contributed, and these include medications, recent infection, and so on, so be sure to provide a full history.
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