Priority from the Bleeding Disorders PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What causes the onset of immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP))?
|This was one of the 15 questions at the workshop that fell outside of the Top 10. These were not ranked in any order of priority
|JLA question ID
|We do not know why in some people the immune system suddenly fails to recognise platelets as 'self'. Understanding this would help us treat and prevent the disorder.
|No systematic reviews identified.
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|PSP unique ID
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|66 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|7 July 2018