Thrombocytopenia purpura & vaccination
http://www.emedicine.com/EMERG/topic579.htm Deficiency of blood platelets
ITP resolves spontaneously only on rare occasions. In ITP, the autoantibodies are directed against platelets. Platelets are minute, disk-shaped components of the blood that are needed for prevention and control of bleeding. Platelets are formed in the bone marrow and are released into the blood. Platelets have a limited life span before they are replaced by new platelets. In ITP, the platelets are prematurely destroyed. In extreme cases, the spleen may have to be removed or a blood transfusion given.
[Media UK, Feb 2001, MMR--idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)] New concern over MMR
Corri Black, James A. Kaye, Hershel Jick. January 2003. MMR vaccine and idiopathic thrombocytopaenic purpura
[2009 Feb] How Important is Hepatitis B Vaccination at Birth? By Deanna Gromowski Ian was given his Hepatitis B vaccination on July 1st, 2007 even though he was fighting off the meconium, even though he had a fever ABOVE 100 degrees on June 30th, and even though he had a fever above 100 degrees the day of July 1st they STILL VACCINATED HIM...... Within 12 hours of his vaccination he had the rash, within 24 hours the severe thrombocytopenia set in, and then he was in a fatal state from then on. NO DOCTORS, NURSES, STAFF would even consider the vaccination as the source.
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My son Dylan (age 5 at the time) he is 9 now. Suffered a vaccine injury from the MMR vaccine-He got immune thrombocytopenic purpura. After 2 weeks in the hospital lots of tests/interventions and a plasma transfusion he was healthy enough to go home. He started showing signs of Autism soon after and was eventually diagnosed with Asperger's.--Proud Parents Of Unvaccinated Children