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Is it less likely for someone who has idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (itp) to experience blood clot such as dvt?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

It can happen because the proteins in your blood that promote clotting are not affected by your deficiency of platelets.

In brief: Yes

It can happen because the proteins in your blood that promote clotting are not affected by your deficiency of platelets.
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
It is still possible for someone with ITP to develop a dvt
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