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Identification of the reason for low platelet count - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   my mother has low platelet counts what can i do
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is the count?
Doctor :   Does she have any fever or infection?
Doctor :   She needs Infusion of Platelet Concentrate while the underlying condition is being treated.
User :   no she is having this problem from many years, once doctor was adviced to take come drugs which i dont knwo, now few days back when we got cheaked she had around
Doctor :   Can you mention her age ?
User :   her age is 42
Doctor :   She needs further evaluation and possible hospital admission.
User :   ok can this be solved ?
Doctor :   First the underlying problem has to be identified
User :   few doctor told it retains until her life we cant do anything
Doctor :   Then only further measures can be undertaken.
Doctor :   Does she have any other health problems?
User :   no she dont have any other problems
Doctor :   How are the counts of her other blood cells
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