Our expert says:
Look under medpages.co.za. On the right hand side at the bottom is a red "free search" button. click on it. Then click People, medical, hematologists, Gauteng. ITP is often an auto immune disease ( your body attacks or make antibodies against the platelets causing depletion of Platelets) You will be able to have children, may just need more careful monitoring during pregnancy. See http://www.itppeople.com/preg/FAQpreg.htm
Medication need not make you fat, depends on what you use. Cortisone treatment cause water retention and some weight gain in some people.
Good luck. Let me know if you can't find the list?
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