I live in kolkata. I am suffering with ITP from i was 13 , now i am about 55. In 2011 it relapse again and my platelet count was about 25k. I was treated with steroid and got a stable condition of 75k. but now i have about 1lakh 75k but i am having gum bleeding continuously and soft tissues blasting effects on my skin. When ever I start my steroid medicine it starts to disappear slowly and bleeding becomes less. why is so i don't understand where i hard that the bleeding effect starts when the platelet goes bellow 30k. please any one help me by giving the possible reason.