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Low platelet count in 12 weeks pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i assist you
User :   im 12weeks pregnant and my platelets are 54.. what are the risks when giving birth?
Doctor :   just 54 or it is in thousands
Doctor :   your age
User :   1m 18
User :   im not sure iv just been told the are realy low and have been seeing a hemotolagist
Doctor :   There will be lots of bleeding and you may lose blood as there will be no stopping
Doctor :   u may risk your life if it comes to operation
User :   is there any chance of me or my baby dieing?
Doctor :   ya there are suitable amount of risks
Doctor :   for more details on treatment strategies and evaluating the cause u can enter complete chat
User :   is there anything i can do to make my platelets any better
Doctor :   I need to ask you few questions and our interaction may take 15 to 20 more minutes.
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