TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.45, no.4, pp.295-300, 2003 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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The most common cause of mortality in childhood acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is intracranial hemorrhage (ICH), which occurs in about 0.1% of children with platelet counts below 20,000/mul.