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Platelet count unit of measurement

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What can be done for low platelet count?

. They gave me 2 units of blood. Now the Hb and WBC is normal, but platelets count is still low. Please advice. ...Hi Doctor, My platelets count has been abnormally low as 35000. I was suffering from E ...
 

Is it normal for platelet counts to fluctuate?

Is it normal for platelet counts to fluctuate? My counts on Thr were 284. Yesterday they were 235. 3 weeks ago they were 318. Is that normal? ...
 

Have low platelet count and high sgpt and sgot. What does these indicates?

i have a low platelet count(98,000/cu mm)and high sgpt (182.4 RF UNITS)and sgot(76.4 RF UNITS)and my rbc in urine is 18-20/hpf, what does it indicates? ...
 

Lowered platelet count. Warfarin taken. Is it not normal?

Hello, I have just had routine bloodwork done and my platlet count was 120. I am a 12 year warfarin patient should I be concerned? Last year the count was 121 and the year before it was 132. Thank you, XXXXXXX
 

Does testosterone replacement cause a high platelet count?

Can testosterone replacement cause a high platelet count? My platelet count is 457. My count has risen 300 points in four months ...
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How to make blood platelet count normal?

After taking a cholesterol lowering (unneeded) medication for 10 years, my white blood platelet count has taken a sudden plunge to 70. It was gradually falling prior to that. I never had high ...
 

Platelet count less during blood test. It remained same of a month. Gave omnacortil. Cause for less platelet count?

Hi .. I am of age 61 years and recently went for blood test . Every thing was fine except platelet count. It was at 75 where it should be greater than 150. And this count is stable from last 1 month ...
 

Platelet count of 134 with fever

is 134 platelet count is dangerous? the patient was 4 yrs old 15 kls and he has fever for 4 days now... and he has a platelet count of 134. and until now he has fever. ...
 

Problem of low platelet count

I am a 62 yrs old man . I had been admitted in hospital last month due to low platelet count (20,000).Now, I had been released from there but my platelet counts has not been increased yet (now 14,000).I ...
 

Declining platelet count. Treatment?

Hi. I have steadily declining platelet count. Ferritin is also low. Numbers are as follows Date           Platelet           Ferritin                                           03 ...
 

Is fluctuation in the platelet count normal?

cancer on May the 2nd, 2011. My platelet count would plunge due to heavy abnormal bleeding. My platelets rose to 133,000 but have now dropped to 85,00. Is it normal for platelets to fluctuate? ...
 

Done Dengue treatment with platelet transfer, have continuous flow. Will this affect the platelet count?

Dear Doctor, I have just came out of Degue after 5 days hospitalization with 4 unit Platelate transfer. I had my period started last mondey and during this period it stopped and started again while my ...
 

History of hypertensive, diabetic, rheumatic arthritis. Diagnosed with low platelet count. Effect of wysolone?

my father (M/81) is diagnosed with low platelet count (0000/cumm). Transfusion of B+ platelet (15 units) improved the count to 0000 but it started falling drastically to 0000 within 5 days. He ...
 

Suffering from amoebaiasis, decreasing platelet count. How to improve platelet count?

My friend is in the hospital right now because of amoebaiasis. Her platelet count showed a decreasing platelet count. I want to know what might cause this lab result, and what can we do to get her ...
 

How to increase the platelet count in blood ?

What are the possible ways to increase the platelet count quickly? Lets say one thing is diet ... the platelet count?, If yes what is that?, how safe is that? I am a Female 26. Current score is 60k, I want ...
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High platelet counts is worry factor?
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 platelet count is high you need to take the opinion of a Hematologist.
 
What does an elevated platelet count indicate?
Hello and welcome to HCM, Elevated platelet count can occur due to reactive conditions and neoplastic conditions. Infections commonly lead to an increase in platelet counts. Infections lead to reactive increase in platelet counts. Neoplastic conditions include essential thrombocythemia, polycythemia vera, chronic myeloid leukemia and myelofibrosis. Consult your hematologist for further workup.
 
my platelets count is 170 and the normal lies between 150 to 450..so should i fear of dengu?
Hi Your platelet count is within the normal range. Do not worry about dengue, as you would have high grade fever with chills etc. Platelet count in dengue falls drastically low. Take care.
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