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Effects on bones by May Hegglins Anomaly - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   i just have a quick question hoping I can get an answer, I have a blood disorder may hegglins anomaly and I am wondering how it effects bones
Doctor :   i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   yes
Doctor :   wats your age
User :   20
Doctor :   wats the platelet count
User :   I havnt had it checked since I was pregnant, but at that time it was 63
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its very low
User :   yes it is part of the disorder
Doctor :   do yu have any abnormality in bleeding tests
Doctor :   like BT
Doctor :   CT
Doctor :   PT , Apttt
User :i am not sure what that means
User :   i have had one bleeding test that i can remember, a timed bleed and it lasted 20 minutes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do yu have any bleeding manifestations
Doctor :   it mainly affects the bone marrow
Doctor :   so the production of these blood cells and platelets

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