Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2003  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 42--4

Acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in childhood : a case report.


RJ Hegde, K Parimala, Shivaprakash 
 Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, P.M.N.M. Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot, Kamataka

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R J Hegde
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, P.M.N.M. Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot, Kamataka

Acute thrombocytopenic purpura is the most common of thrombocytopenias of the childhood. Clinical features include petechial lesions on oral mucosa, gingival bleeding and occasionally hemorrhage. A case of acute thrombocytopenic purpura is presented.


How to cite this article:
Hegde R J, Parimala K, Shivaprakash. Acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in childhood : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2003;21:42-4


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Hegde R J, Parimala K, Shivaprakash. Acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in childhood : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2003 [cited 2021 Apr 14 ];21:42-4
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