I just picked up my bloodwork and it states I have a high plateletcount of 465 (normal range 144-400) and the other high was my EOS at 9.1 (norm is 0.0-8.0). What does this mean? My actual follow up with doctor ...
I am a 62 yrs old man . I had been admitted in hospital last month due to low plateletcount (20,000).Now, I had been released from there but my plateletcounts has not been increased yet (now 14,000).I ...
Is there any serious danger in low blood platelets, mine was recently 29,000, however, by red cells and white cells were normal. I am a 49 year old female, 195 lbs, 5 4 hospitalized with divurticulitis when ...
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trial, but her plateletcount is too low. She had a 70 last week and needs to be at 75. We waited a week ... way you know to INCREASE the plateletcount? She is NOT taking her chemo, stopped 3 weeks ago. She ...
i am a 53 yr old male hepatitis c patient takinng interferon(pegasys 180mg). i need to take 24 dose of this of which i have taken 11 till now. the improvement is good but wbc and plateletcount is low.pls suggest me ...
Not really , unless the other cells of blood too are also have a high count and platelets are more than 4,50,000.
More than this can cause some medical complications like deep vein thrombosis.
If your plateletcount is high you need to take the opinion of a Hematologist.
What does an elevated plateletcount indicate?
Hello and welcome to HCM,
Elevated plateletcount can occur due to reactive conditions and neoplastic conditions.
Infections commonly lead to an increase in plateletcounts. Infections lead to reactive increase in plateletcounts.
Neoplastic conditions include essential thrombocythemia, polycythemia vera, chronic myeloid leukemia and myelofibrosis.
Consult your hematologist for further workup.
What does a plateletcount of 481 mean?
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Normal plateletcount is 3-4 lakhs. A plateletcount of 481 indicate acute decrease in the count and requires evaluation and treatment.
Hence do confirm the count and consult your doctor for evaluation and treatment.