Title

Severe Immune Thrombocytopenia Post-COVID-19: A Case Report.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-13-2021

Publication Title

Cureus

Abstract

Immune thrombocytopenia, also called idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, is a common cause of thrombocytopenia after viral infections. Even in the second year of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, our body of knowledge regarding the diverse symptoms and complications of the virus continues to grow and evolve. We present a case of a 48-year-old African American male who came into the emergency department with severe left foot pain. A platelet count of 7x10

Volume

13

Issue

11

First Page

19544

DOI

10.7759/cureus.19544

ISSN

2168-8184

PubMed ID

34934562

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