Advice would be really appreciated as we feel we have very little guidance and few people to turn to for answers at present. Our very tall, strong , feisty 12 yr old daughter has been diagnosed with ITP just over 2 weeks ago. We have a family holiday planned in 2 weeks with a 3 hour flight ( 2 1/2 actual flight) and don't know what to do for the best. She is still in the "watch and wait" period. We've had very different responses from paediatricians although we are mindful that they possibly don't see too many cases. Our daughter is desperate to go and as parents we know that her mental wellbeing during this time is also very important. Your advice and guidance would be really appreciated. As parents we have never felt so useless....
Content on HealthUnlocked does not replace the relationship between you and doctors or other healthcare professionals nor the advice you receive from them.