Post-vaccination complications: thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenic purpura is a rare form of complications that develop on the 10-20th day after vaccination with live mono- (against measles, rubella) and combined vaccines (against measles, rubella, mumps). has no effect on the development of this complication.

The frequency of development is 1 in 300,000 doses.

Activated platelets, computer artwork.

It is manifested by small hemorrhages in the skin and mucous membranes, bruises, nosebleeds are possible.

In severe cases, hemorrhages in the brain and gastrointestinal bleeding.

Treatment is carried out in a hospital, hormonal preparations, immunoglobulins, thrombopoiesis stimulants and removal of autoimmune complexes from the blood are required.