Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

Your multidisciplinary team of experts will include doctors who specialize in diseases of the blood and blood cells (hematologists), along with other specialists as needed. They collaborate to provide coordinated care.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Mayo Clinic doctors have deep experience in diagnosing ITP, which takes expertise to distinguish it from similar problems caused by underlying illness or medications. They also use a range of treatment options and research potential future treatments.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic's immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) experts provide comprehensive care for more than 600 adults and children with ITP each year.

Mayo doctors use the latest technology and are involved in research to improve treatment for ITP. At Mayo Clinic, you may have access to ongoing clinical trials and new treatments for ITP.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

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Costs and insurance

Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people.

In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals, or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

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Please contact your insurance company to verify medical coverage and to obtain any needed authorization prior to your visit. Often, your insurer's customer service number is printed on the back of your insurance card.