Low platelet count - Online Doctor Chats
User : My friend has low platelet count of 0000 with normal wbc,rbc and hemoglobin.
What does this mean.
Doctor : Hi
Doctor : There are many conditions where the platelet counts reduce
User : My friend has Low platelet count
but the other counts are normal
User : Like no cancer right
User : yes
User : all other are perfect
It could be inherent platelet deficiency
What is the age of your friend?
User : 36
User : need to worry
To determine the causes I have to ask you few questions
User : ok
Why were the tests done?
User : yearly check up
Does he have any other problems?
User : nothing
Does he bleed relentless whenver he is hurt
User : no
User : never
But this is very rare with low counts but no symptoms
User : yeah
Ofcourse the low platelet count with no symptoms are to be observed for some tme
User : like something to be worried
There could be something serious
Doctor : or normal too
User : like cancer
So just stay cool but keep following with doctor
User : ok
User : i am worried weather he has lukemia
I also suggest a repeat platelet count done
User : he did
User : same count
What is the weight?
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