Hi .. I am of age 61 years and recently went for blood test . Every thing was fine except plateletcount. It was at 75 where it should be greater than 150. And this count is stable from last 1 month ...
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 ...
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 ...
What are the possible ways to increase the plateletcount quickly? Lets say one thing is diet ... the plateletcount?, If yes what is that?, how safe is that? I am a Female 26. Current score is 60k, I want ...
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.
my plateletscount is 170 and the normal lies between 150 to 450..so should i fear of dengu?
Your plateletcount is within the normal range.
Do not worry about dengue, as you would have high grade fever with chills etc.
Plateletcount in dengue falls drastically low.