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Information on blood transfusion in a dengue patient - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello i just want to confirm, if somebody have dengue and total pletelet is aprox 0000, does he need to transfusion for platlet or he can get medicure by medicne only
Doctor :   For a platelet that low it will need transfusion but then other paramaters need to be found as to his
User :   what kind of other parameters?
Doctor :   Natural tendencies to bleed
Doctor :   and infection or Ulcers or and
User :   there is no bleeding
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How affected he is due to this
User :   dengue report say positve
User :   he is eating good
User :   taking rest
User :   no bleeding now
User :   just giving him some aurvedic treatment to increast platlet
User :   or do u suggest to admit him in xxxxx hospital at xxxxx
Doctor :   Sure that will be suffecient but you need to know that it is debilitating illness nothing to be worried about it shall take time and he shall come through
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