oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Idiopathic thrombocytopaenic purpura and onyalai in Zimbabwean Africans

Volume 26, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



ITP although relatively uncommon certainly occurs in Zimbabwe and presents a picture almost identical with that seen in other parts of the world. Onyalai appears to be a very similar if not identical condition, including the bone marrow findings, differing only in the presence of the distinctive haemorrhagic bullae in the oral cavity.

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