patient having 400/mm3 TLC and 42000/mm3 plateletcount and fever from 3 days . improvement in TLC is only 100 per day and plateletcount has decreased from 80000 to above said level in three days . dengue ...
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 ...
my grandpa is 65 years old and he is suffering from dengue fever.Even after giving him 6 units of blood,his plateletcount is decreasing...please figure out some way to increase his platelets and he ...
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 ...
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?
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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.